Wanda Arieliz Figueroa of Hartford. dies in fatal East Hartford car crash – Thursday, May 5, 2022

East Hartford car crash death of Wanda Arieliz Figueroa – Obituary

Wanda Arieliz Figueroa, a Hartford woman, was pronounced dead following a fatal East Hartford car crash. The accident happened on Thursday, May 5, 2022, on Route 2.

Wanda Arieliz Figueroa of Hartford was identified as the victim by state police.

Just before midnight, Figueroa’s car collided with another vehicle east of exit 5.

The incident caused Figueroa’s Jeep Compass to lose control and move across the highway to the left, colliding with a metal beam railing in the left shoulder.

Figueroa’s car drove through the metal railing and down a grassy hill in the median, colliding with a massive stump. The Jeep came to an unplanned stop in the median at the bottom of the embankment.

According to authorities, Figueroa was declared dead at the scene.