Stonington, CT (April 23, 2021) – At 12:29 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, April 22, a fatal crash occurred at an intersection in Stonington.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Coogan Boulevard and Jerry Browne Road. Two vehicles allegedly entered the intersection at the same time, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately called to the scene. One of the drivers in a vehicle was identified as 52-year-old Michelle McMullen while the other was identified as a 19-year-old man from Mystic. They were both seriously injured and hospitalized. McMullen was pronounced dead while at the hospital.
Coogan Boulevard was blocked for several hours as police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Connecticut
Hundreds of victims are killed in fatal accidents throughout the state of Connecticut each year. In 2015 alone, approximately 283 people were killed in fatal accidents within the state due to the negligence of others. Losing somebody you love in a fatal crash might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever dealt with. If you and your family have faced the loss of somebody close to you, you have options and should never have to stand alone during these difficult times. It is crucial that you seek the help of an attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
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