Bridgeport woman killed in New Jersey crash

A 27-year-old Bridgeport woman was killed in a car crash in New Jersey on Saturday, police say.  Authorities say Ekaterina Cherynkh died at the scene of the crash on I-78 in Clinton Township. Police

News 12 Staff

Aug 30, 2016, 1:37 AM

Updated 2,877 days ago

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A 27-year-old Bridgeport woman was killed in a car crash in New Jersey on Saturday, police say. 
Authorities say Ekaterina Cherynkh died at the scene of the crash on I-78 in Clinton Township.
Police say a Land Rover went off the road, went airborne and hit two other cars.
A man from New Jersey who was in the same car as Cherynkh was seriously injured.


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