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Two Dead in Bridgeport Crash

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(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut) –    A second person has died of injuries suffered in a crash on Madison Avenue in Bridgeport  late Saturday night.It happened shortly after 11 pm.

The preliminary  investigation  indicates  the car illegally passed another vehicle near Brunsford Avenue,striking the rear view  mirror of the other car.The car, a Buick,crossed the center line and collided wit a snowbank, becoming airborne.

A male was pronounced dead  a short time after the accident. A female  died later.A third person in the vehicle, a male, is in critical condition.

The accident remains under investigation.

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