Police Release Name Of Accident Victim

(Old Saybrook, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Old Saybrook have released the name of a woman who was killed in a fiery crash in town late Friday night.

Police say 22-year-old Heather Gleason was from Ivoryton.

Just after 10:30 p.m., police say Gleason’s car hit a tree before catching fire at the intersection of Middlesex Turnpike and Bokum Road in town.

Two officers were treated and released from a local hospital in an attempt to save Gleason.

Detectives say they’re still trying to determine what caused the accident.

Anyone with any information should get in touch witih Old Saybrook police at (860) 395-3142.


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