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PD: Two arrested in connection with deadly hit-and-run in East Haven

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Travisano was hit while in the intersection of Foxon Road and Paul Street in East Haven. (WFSB) Travisano was hit while in the intersection of Foxon Road and Paul Street in East Haven. (WFSB)
EAST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

East Haven police have made two arrests after a woman was killed in a hit-and-run over the weekend.

On Tuesday, police said they arrested Edward Santomassimo III, 33, and Jeanna Suraci, 33, for their involvement in the hit-and-run.

Police said Santomassimo was driving the car that reportedly hit 59-year-old Lynn Travisano, who was killed. Suraci was the passenger.

Travisano was hit while in the intersection of Foxon Road and Paul Street in East Haven on Saturday, around 8:30 p.m.

She was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital where she died.

Police said the car that hit her, a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado, was captured on an officer’s dash camera as he was pulling up to the scene.

Santomassimo was charged with evading responsibility and interfering with a police officer. He is being held on a $750,000 bond and is expected to appear in court on Wednesday.

Suraci was charged with interfering with a police officer and hindering prosecution. She is being held on a $75,000 bond and is expected to appear in court on Wednesday.

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