Woman Dies After New Year's Day Crash in Plainfield

A woman has died after a crash on Moosup Pond Road in Plainfield. 

Plainfield police said they responded to a motor vehicle accident with entrapment around 11:20 a.m. Sunday. 

According to emergency crews, the car was  partially submerged in a brook in the area of Juniper Lane when they arrived on scene. 

The passenger of the vehicle, later identified as Lisa Caruso, 48, of Moosup was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead, police said.

The driver of the vehicle, her husband Michael Caruso, was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police said the accident remains under investigation and are asking anyone with any information to contact the Plainfield Police Department. 

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