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One Killed In Route 9 Accident

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State Police say a passenger was killed and the driver suffered serious injuries when a Mitsubishi Eclipse rolled over northbound on Route 9 near exit 22 about 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Police say the northbound vehicle struck the wire rope guide rail and rolled, hitting a tree.  Police say 32-year-old Juan Estrada of New Britain was pronounced dead at Hartford Hospital.  The driver, 23-year-old Leobardo Bravo, was taken by LifeStar helicopter to St. Francis Hospital.

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