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Fairfield, CT – Fatal Collision on I-95 in Westport Claims Life of Woman, Injures Driver

Fairfield, CT (August 21, 2023) – A tragic incident occurred early Monday, August 21st, on Interstate 95 in Westport, resulting in a fatal collision between a Fairfield woman’s vehicle and a stationary tractor-trailer.

, Fairfield, CT – Fatal Collision on I-95 in Westport Claims Life of Woman, Injures Driver

The accident occurred at around 12:28 a.m. and prompted an immediate response from the Connecticut State Police and first responders. Emergency personnel initiated the necessary procedures immediately.

Julia Clarke, aged 44, was driving a 2019 Porsche Macan along I-95 North, just south of Exit 18, when she collided with the back of a tractor-trailer that had come to a halt in the right lane due to heavy traffic. Regrettably, the impact led to Julia Clarke’s passing, and she was pronounced deceased at the accident site.

The driver of the tractor-trailer, a 35-year-old man from Oxford, endured injuries that are thankfully not considered life-threatening, as stated by the Connecticut State Police.

Connecticut State Police are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding this tragic collision.

Our hearts extend to the individuals and families affected by this heartbreaking incident, and we hope that the injured driver will recover swiftly from their injuries.

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