Route 101 re-opened in Killingly following fatal crash


KILLINGLY, Conn. (WTNH) — Route 101 was closed for several hours Thursday morning after a 46-year-old Thompson woman was killed in a crash on Wednesday evening.

Connecticut State Police say they were dispatched to Route 101, about a half mile west of Williamsville Road, on a report of a one-car crash at 6:06 p.m. on Wednesday night.

The accident report states that 46-year-old Leah Gaboury was westbound on Route 101 in Killingly when she “lost control and traveled off the roadway.”

Troopers learned that, prior to their arrival, two “unknown individuals” attempted to revive Gaboury with CPR. Police say that her injuries were fatal.

The roadway was reopened just before 11:00 a.m., according to Connecticut State Police.

The accident is still under investigation, and anyone with any information is asked to contact Connecticut State Police in Danielson at (860) 779-4900.

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