Shelton accident leaves 1 dead

Shelton police are investigating a head-on collision that left one person dead. Police say it happened in the area of Bridgeport Avenue and Nells Rock

Shelton police are investigating a head-on collision in the area of Bridgeport Avenue and Nells Rock Road.

Shelton police are investigating a head-on collision in the area of Bridgeport Avenue and Nells Rock Road. (10/16/15)

SHELTON - Shelton police are investigating a head-on collision that left one person dead. 

Police say it happened in the area of Bridgeport Avenue and Nells Rock Road at around 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Leigh Sabo, 24, of Shelton was taken to the hospital with serious injuries and later died. 

Police say Sabo's 15-month-old daughter was in the car at the time and suffered minor injuries. 

They say driver of the other vehicle, Leigh Brewster, 41, of Monroe was also hurt. 

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