Woman charged in deadly crash in Clinton - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Woman charged in deadly crash in Clinton

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Deidre Koziel (Clinton Police) Deidre Koziel (Clinton Police)
CLINTON, CT (WFSB) -

A Middletown woman is facing charges following a deadly crash that happened in May.

The crash happened on May 4 in Clinton, on Route 81.

Police said 48-year-old Deidre Koziel of Middletown was traveling south on Route 81 when her car hit a car heading northbound head-on.

Andrew Asermely, 60 of Killingworth, was in that car and died in the crash.

Koziel was arrested and charged with negligent homicide with a motor vehicle, distracted driving while committing a moving violation, failure to drive in the proper lane, weapons in a motor vehicle.

She’s expected to appear in court on Friday.

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