Pennsylvania woman dies when pickup truck rear ends car on I-95 in Waterford

WATERFORD — Connecticut State Police said a Pennsylvania woman died in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 South near Exit 8.

Police said a Honda Civic and another car were stopped for heavy traffic on the highway in Waterford at about 3 p.m. Sunday when the Civic was struck from behind by a Ford F-250 pickup truck.

A rear-seat passenger in one of the cars, identified by police as 34-year-old Leotie Miller, of Newport, Pennsylvania, was killed.

All three drivers and another passenger were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Police said the crash remains under investigation and the driver of the pickup, a 29-year-old Waterford man, hasn’t been charged.

The highway was closed for a time as result of the fatal crash Sunday afternoon.