Hamden PD: Local woman facing charges for deadly New Year’s crash

New Haven

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — According to Hamden police, a local woman is facing charges for a deadly crash in the town.

22-year-old Taya Petteway-Campbell was arrested Tuesday. The crash happened on New Year’s Day at Whitney Avenue and Buell Drive.

Police say Petteway-Campbell crossed the center line and crashed head-on into another car. The other driver James McKenna died.

Petteway-Campbell is charged with manslaughter and DUI.

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