Police say at around 11:11 p.m., officers responded to the intersection of Ward Street and Zion Street for a serious car accident involving three vehicles.
Upon arrival, the driver of one of the cars, a 22-year-old woman, was found suffering from life-threatening injuries. She was taken to Hartford Hospital where she was later pronounced dead. Police have identified her as Reny Alfonzo-Jimeno.
The occupants of the second car suffered minor injuries in the crash.
According to police, the third car involved, a 2016 Toyota Tundra, had been reported stolen earlier in the day from New Britain. The driver of that stolen car, described as a Hispanic man, fled the scene of the accident on foot.
Police attempted to track him with a K-9 but he was not located.
The incident remains under investigation.