Woman killed on I-84 in Southbury

SOUTHBURY, Conn. (WTNH) – A woman has been killed in a two vehicle accident on I-84 in Southbury.

Police identify the victim a Kristen Ritter. Police say she received serious injuries in the accident and was taken to Waterbury Hospital where she later died.

According to police her vehicle and another vehicle being driven by Matthew David Imes, were both traveling west on I-84 parallel to each other when both vehicles swerved off the road in opposite directions. Imes vehicle struck a tree and Ritter’s vehicle flipped over in the center median. Imes was taken to Danbury Hospital for minor injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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