Two Killed in Crash On I-395 Norwich

January 12, 2019 - 9:45 pm

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Authorities say two people have died in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 395 in Norwich.  

Connecticut State Police say the crash occurred in the northbound lanes at about 6:30 p.m. Saturday.  

Yantic Fire Chief Frank Blanchard tells the Norwich Bulletin one vehicle crossed from the southbound lanes to the northbound lanes and crashed head-on with a second vehicle.  

A man and a woman in one of the vehicles were killed. A third person in the other vehicle was hurt.  

No names were released. 

Both sides of the highway were shut down for a period after the crash. 

The cause remains under investigation.