A 9-year-old boy died after suffering serious injuries in a three-car crash on Interstate 95 North in Westport around 9:15 p.m. on Thursday.
Police said a Honda Accord and a Toyota Camry stopped abruptly near exit 17 because of slow-moving traffic, but the Subaru Forrester behind them did not and pushed a Camry into the Accord.
Casey Savage, a 9-year-old boy from Kittery, Maine, was a passenger in the Toyota and suffered a serious head injury, according to state police. He was transported to Norwalk Hospital and pronounced dead on Friday, according to state police.
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The drivers of the Camry and Forrester were also taken to Norwalk Hospital to be treated for minor injuries.
The driver of the Accord was not injured.