New Haven police investigating fatal crash at East Rock Park

NEW HAVEN — New Haven Police say a crash at the entrance to East Rock Park was fatal.

The crash happened around 2:15 a.m. at the entrance to the park. East Rock Park was closed at the time.  Police said, “The front seat passenger of one of the vehicles was fatally injured. The police department will not release the name of the victim until all notifications have been made. The accident reconstruction team responded and is investigating the accident.”

It’s unclear if anyone else was injured, or what caused the crash at this time.