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Police searching for man involved in fatal crash on Frontage Road in East Haven

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east-haven-suspectEAST HAVEN — A woman was killed in a car crash on Wednesday afternoon, and now police are searching for a man involved in the crash.

Around noon a car crashed into a pole on Frontage Road in East Haven, near Home Depot. Three people were in the car at the time of the crash, and one person, a woman, in the car died. She has been identified as Gaitana Girgenti, 27.

A second woman in the car was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

A third person in the car fled the scene before police arrived, and police are searching for him. He is described as a black male in his late teens or early 20s, and was wearing black shorts with a blue stripe on them and blue sneakers.

He was last seen in the wooded area by Dunkin’ Donuts. Police provided a picture of him from the scene of the crash.fatal crash in east haven

East Haven police are searching for the man involved and are still on scene trying to determine what occurred.

If you have any information, please call 203-468-3820.

Stay with FOX 61 as the story develops.

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