Fatal accident on the Merritt Parkway

One person has died and another was injured in a car crash in Westport Friday morning . The accident happened around 1 a.m. on the Merritt Parkway between exits 42 in Westport and 44 in Fairfield. State Police say one person was trapped in the car on the northbound side of the Merritt and had to be extricated. Identities of the victims have not yet been released.

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