Person Dies After Crash in Middletown

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NBC Connecticut

One person is dead after a crash in Middletown on Saturday night.

First responders were called to a crash on Maromas Road near Bear Hill Road around 9 p.m.

Investigators said they believe 20-year-old Sarah Jewell Tyrcha, of Scituate, Massachusetts, was driving northbound on Maromas Road when the vehicle began to veer left and hit a tree on the left shoulder.

Firefighters extricated Tyrcha from the vehicle, police said. Tyrcha was treated at the scene and was transported to Hartford Hospital for further treatment.

Tyrcha was listed in critical and unstable condition and was pronounced dead just before 6 p.m. Sunday, according to police.

The crash remains under investigation. Any witnesses are urged to contact Officer Botsacos at (860) 638-4061.

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