Arrest in Fatal Accident

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WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) –   Police in West Hartford have arrested a man in connection to a fatal crash that happened in March of 2013

Helen Mehlman, 93 was a passenger in a car driving east on Fern Street on March 9th, 2013; when a car traveling in the opposite direction crossed over the center lines and crashed into her car.

She was severely injured in the crash and taken to Hartford Hospital, where she died eight days later.

Police arrested Jeffrey Schiavone Thursday, March 6, 2014.


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