Springfield Residents Killed in Conn. Car Crash


PORTLAND, Conn. (WGGB) – Three Springfield residents were killed in an overnight crash in Portland, Conn. early Saturday morning.

Pedro Duprey, 24, and Ivette Amaro, 42, were pronounced dead at the scene. One passenger, 20-year-old Andrea Caraballo, was transported to Middlesex Hospital in Middletown, Conn. where she died.

Ramon Ruiz, 30, of Hartford was also pronounced dead at the scene.

Another passenger in the car, 18-year-old Juniarys Caraballo of Springfield was transported to Hartford Hospital via airlift. She remains in critical condition.

Portland Police said the Honda Civic carrying the passengers struck a concrete bridge abutment near Rose Hill Road and Lower Cox Road.

The cause of the accident is unknown and it remains under investigation.

  • alpinequeen

    They were on a road where a lot of speeding goes on. You can see pictures of what is left of the Honda Civic at NBC Connecticut dot com.

  • lala

    Juniarys is a female. And she is still in the hospital.