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Fatal Crashes Pile-Up On Weekend

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(Photo courtesy of Branford Police)

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BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Four people are dead after accidents in western Connecticut over the weekend.

Bridgeport police say a motorcyclist was killed Sunday afternoon after colliding with a pickup truck at Boston Avenue and Orchard Street. The pickup driver left the scene and is being sought by police. The motorcyclist’s name hasn’t been released.

A 19-year-old woman died Sunday morning in a crash on Route 7 in Danbury. Police say Mayra Tenesaca of Danbury struck a guardrail and was ejected from her car.

In Brookfield, 20-year-old Marina Callisen of New Milford died when her car crashed off Route 7 at about 1 a.m. Sunday.

A 28-year-old woman died in a head-on crash Saturday morning on Thomaston Street in Waterbury. Police say Mallory Mailhot of Waterbury died.

All the accidents are under investigation.

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