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Preston PD investigating fatal crash that sent vehicle airborne, claimed one life

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PRESTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police responded to a fatal crash in Preston late Tuesday evening.

Troopers say 60-year-old Demir Prevalla of Watertown was traveling east in the area of Route 2A and Middle Road when the vehicle ran off of the roadway, hit a sign, became airborne, and then hit a tree.

Officials pronounced Prevalla deceased on the scene due to sustained injuries.

Anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to contact Trooper Wengloski at Troop E.

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