HAMDEN, CT (WFSB) – Connecticut State Police are looking for anyone who may have witnessed the moments before a deadly crash on Route 15 south in Hamden on Wednesday.
The crash happened Wednesday afternoon, around 2:30 p.m., in the area of exit 60.
Police said a woman, identified as 57-year-old Lisa Vecchitto of Waterbury, died in the crash.
According to police, for an unknown reason, Vecchitto's vehicle veered off the road, into a wooded area, and struck a tree.
Shortly after, the car caught fire.
Police said Vecchitto was pronounced dead at the scene.
Anyone with information or dash cam footage is asked to contact state police at 203-393-4200.