North Branford – Woman Trapped After Crash
A woman was trapped inside her car and fatally injured after a crash in North Branford last Thursday evening.
At approximately 8:23 p.m. emergency crews responded to a report of an accident in front of 1536 Middletown Avenue (Route 17) where a car crashed into a pole. Kelly Reilly was trapped inside her car and needed to be extricated by fire crews. After being freed, she was immediately transported to Yale New Haven Hospital for treatment but was later pronounced dead by hospital officials. Police are still investigating the cause of the accident and are asking anyone with knowledge of the incident to contact them as soon as possible.
Single-vehicle accidents like this one need to be investigated thoroughly to determine if product/vehicle defects can be considered possible culprits. Studying these types of accidents can be useful particularly when it comes to learning what our options are in case this happens to us or our loved ones.
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