One person was killed and two others were seriously injured after a motor vehicle crash on Route 16 in East Hampton early Friday morning.
Police said they were called out to the crash on Route 16 near Cedar Ridge Road around 1:15 a.m.
Police said they believe three people were traveling in a 1998 Ford Explorer when the driver lost control, striking a stone wall and multiple trees.
The two passengers in the vehicle were taken to by Life Star medical helicopter to Hartford Hospital, while the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have not identified the victims at this time or released any other details surrounding the crash.
Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to call the East Hampton Police Department at 860-267-9922.
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