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Fatal Crash Closes Avon Mountain in Conn.



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    NBC Connecticut

    A 33-year-old Simsbury woman was killed in a crash in Avon and West Hartford in May had a been drinking and doing drugs while driving, police said. 

    Kelly Gregory was driving on Route 44, swerved and collided into a SUV that was going westbound, police said. Avon Mountain was shut down following the crash. 

    The man in the SUV was treated at a local hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, police said. 

    Both cars had total damage.

    Police said on Friday that Gregory had a BAC of .212 and had drugs in her system. They concluded that Gregory was driving under the influence, unreasonable spped and reckless operation.