Police have identified victim in fatal car accident in Waterbury

New Haven
waterburypolice_1525061070371.jpg

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have identified the driver in a fatal one-car accident Saturday night as Carla Jamele, 34, of Waterbury.

RELATED: One dead after car accident in Waterbury

According to police, around 7:30 p.m., Jamele was driving her blue Honda Accord when she approached the stop sign and continued through the intersection without stopping. She hit a curb in front of 248 Walnut St. and struck a satellite dish mounted to the building.

Jamele was found unconscious and non-responsive. She was pronounced dead at a local hospital after being treated on scene.

One of the male passengers was believed by police to have no injuries, but was transported to a local hospital. Police suspect he may have been intoxicated.

The other male passenger fled the scene before first-responders arrived.

Police worked with one witness, but this is still an open investigation. Authorities have not yet determined cause-of-death.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

New Haven

North Haven wedding venue closes abruptly leaving couples high and dry

News /
Thumbnail for the video titled "North Haven wedding venue closes abruptly leaving couples high and dry"

'Ice the Beef' Rally at New Haven City Hall says jobs will curb gun violence

News /
Thumbnail for the video titled "'Ice the Beef' Rally at New Haven City Hall says jobs will curb gun violence"

Silver Alert issued for missing 6-year-old West Haven boy

News /
Thumbnail for the video titled "Silver Alert issued for missing 6-year-old West Haven boy"

Urban to suburban: realtors say a wave of NY residents fleeing virus case spikes by buying homes in CT

News /
Thumbnail for the video titled "Urban to suburban: realtors say a wave of NY residents fleeing virus case spikes by buying homes in CT"

$4M cut from New Haven Police Dept. as part of city's approved fiscal year budget

News /
Thumbnail for the video titled "$4M cut from New Haven Police Dept. as part of city's approved fiscal year budget"

Milford man says he put up Christopher Columbus billboard on I-95 to promote open discussions

News /
Thumbnail for the video titled "Milford man says he put up Christopher Columbus billboard on I-95 to promote open discussions"
More New Haven

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss