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Driver Charged In Crash That Killed 9-Year-Old Boy

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    Driver Charged In Crash That Killed 9-Year-Old Boy
    Connecticut State Police
    Jesse Zorski, 30, of Freeport, Maine, is charged in connection with an April 2017 crash on I-95 in Westport that left a 9-year-old boy dead.

    State police have arrested a man in connection with a crash that killed a 9-year-old boy on I-95 in Westport in April 2017.

    Jesse Zorski, 30, of Freeport, Maine, turned himself in to state police in Bridgeport on Friday.

    Zorski was driving a car that slammed into the car ahead of him on April 20, 2017, as traffic came to a quick stop on the northbound side of I-95 in Westport, according to police.

    A 9-year-old boy in the other car suffered a serious head injury and was rushed to the hospital where he later died.

    Zorski is charged with misconduct with a motor vehicle, following too closely, distracted driving and speeding.

    He was released on $100,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on May 9.