Two people have died after a crash on route 9 early Sunday morning.
The crash was reported around 5 a.m. Sunday morning near exit 3 in Essex.
Afzaal Muhammad of New London and Eunml Yoon, of Mystic, were both killed in the crash.
Parts of route 9 remained closed for much of the morning as crews worked to clear the scene. It has since reopened.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.
If you have any information regarding the crash, you are urged to call Troop F at 860-399-2100.
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