Police: Morissa Barette, of Milford, killed in crash on I-91

A serious crash yesterday morning in North Haven resulted in the death of a Milford woman.

A serious crash yesterday morning in North Haven resulted in the death of a Milford woman. (6/2/13)

NORTH HAVEN - A serious crash yesterday morning in North Haven resulted in the death of a Milford woman.

According to state troopers, 20-year-old Morissa Barette was in the back seat of an SUV when it crashed into a guardrail and rolled down an embankment, tossing four out of five people from the vehicle.

The accident occurred at around 11 a.m. on I-91 southbound near the exit 11 on-ramp.

The four other people in the car are also from Milford and were taken to the hospital. They are expected to be OK.
 

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