Bridgeport man killed in crash on I-95 - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Bridgeport man killed in crash on I-95

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A man from Bridgeport was killed in a crash on Interstate 95 south Tuesday night.

State police said Jimmy Munoz, 35, died when he lost control of his vehicle around 5:30 p.m.

Munoz swerved just before the Darien rest area and his vehicle went off the highway into a grassy wooded area. He struck several trees, according to troopers.

The car then erupted in flames with Munoz trapped inside.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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