Brooklyn woman injured in deadly wrong-way Conn. crash

The deadly crash occurred on Route 15 in Meridan, C.T. Google Maps photo

Associated Press

MERIDEN, Conn.— A wrong-way driver crashed head-on with another car on Route 15 in Meriden, leaving both motorists dead and two others injured, including a Brooklyn woman.

State Police say Michael Heeks of Mansfield was driving north in the southbound lane early Wednesday morning. The 22-year-old Heeks struck a vehicle driven by 37-year-old Patrick Cimato of Lisbon Falls, Maine.

Both drivers were killed.

Cimato was with 47-year-old Nicholas Cimato of New York and 30-year-old Ashley Robinson of Brooklyn, N.Y. Both were taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital.

December 26, 2012 - 11:12am



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