WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A woman is dead and a man is in critical condition after a crash Thursday night.

The Waterbury Police Department responded to the area of 1225 Thomaston Ave. just before 10 p.m. Both the driver and passenger were ejected from the car, police said.

The driver, identified as a 38-year-old man from New Britain, was transported to Waterbury Hospital where he is currently in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.

The passenger, 43-year-old Esteli Vazquez, as transported to Saint Mary’s Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead, according to police.

This crash is currently under investigation by the Waterbury Police Department’s Crash Reconstruction Unit.

Anyone with information regarding the incident to call (203) 346-3975.

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