Victim in fatal Easton crash identified
EASTON — One man is dead after a crash Sunday afternoon.
Police were called to a head on collision on Rt. 59, in the area of 757 Stepney Road at about 5:30 p.m. Andy Rivera, 36, of Redding died from the crash. In the same vehicle were two female family members age 62 and 6 years old. The other vehicle involved in the accident was driven by a 50-year-old female who had her daughter and another female in her vehicle, both 17 years old. They are international visitors who were in the area while on vacation.
Of the five other injured individuals in the respective vehicles , 3 are currently still be treated in local hospitals while the two 17-year-old females were treated and released.
One man was was pronounced dead at the scene. The State of Connecticut Medical Examiner’s office was called to the scene to investigate the cause of death.