Niantic woman killed in deadly New London car crash

New London

Police have identified the victim of a deadly crash in New London.

73-year old Susan Wheeler of Niantic was killed in a car crash. Police say she was driving on Ocean Avenue Thursday at about 8 o’clock.

Related: School bus crash with minor injuries closes road in Guilford

She hit several things before stopping in a yard. Wheeler died at the hospital.

Her two passengers were not hurt.

Police are investigating as to why she lost control of the car.


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