1 dead in East Hartford accident

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EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — One person is dead after a single car crash in East Hartford.

Connecticut State Police say that one person is dead after a single car crash that resulted in a car fire.

Troopers say the accident happened around 8:45 p.m. on Route 2 westbound in East Hartford between exits 5A and 4.

No additional information was immediately available. The victim’s name has not yet been released.

News 8 will update this story as we receive updates.

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