PLAINVILLE, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – Two women were hit by a vehicle in Plainville Saturday night.
The women were struck around 9:30 p.m. on Bradley Street, said police.
A 59 year old woman was trapped under the front divers-side wheel.Several police officers and civilians lifted the vehicle off of the woman.She was flown to Hartford Hospital with life threatening injuries and died early Sunday morning..A 40 year old woman suffered minor injuries.
The driver, 35 year old Justine Cusick of Plainville has been charged with Manslaughter in the 2nd Degree ,Driving Under the Influence,2 counts of Assault, Reckless Endangerment and Unsafe backing.
The accident remains under investigation.Anyone with information is asked to call Plainville Police AT 860-747-1616.