One dead after fiery morning crash in Thomaston – FOX61 Hartford

One dead after fiery morning crash in Thomaston  FOX61 Hartford

THOMASTON — A woman was killed after her car careened down an embankment and slammed into a tree in Thomaston. Connecticut State Police said a serious accident closed Route 8 Southbound in Thomaston for several hours this morning. Troop L initially responded to the call and reported serious injuries after discovering the vehicle and driver over the northbound side of the highway after 8 a.m. Saturday. Once crews arrived, they closed the highway on the southbound side as well for several hours. An investigation revealed that 28-year-old Cassandra Bigos of Bethany was driving north of exit 40...