Krystal L. Lins Kiilled Two Others Injured In Crash On Gold Star Highway


A fatal head-on collision occurred on the Gold Star Highway in Groton, resulting in the death of one woman and serious injuries to another woman and her young daughter.

According to police, the crash has resulted in the closure of the Gold Star Highway (Route 184) between Toll Gate Road and Gungywamp Road.


According to officials, a head-on collision involving two vehicles occurred, resulting in three individuals being involved, including a 9-year-old girl.

At approximately 6 p.m., law enforcement officials responded to a collision involving a Ford Explorer and a Chevy Silverado that had occurred on the roadside.


According to eyewitnesses, there appears to have been a head-on collision involving two vehicles. There were two vehicles traveling in opposite directions, one heading eastbound and the other heading westbound.

According to Chief L.J. Fusaro of Groton Police, one of the occupants passed away.


According to reports, a Chevrolet Silverado was operated by Carolina Rose, a 37-year-old resident of Ledyard. She was accompanied by her nine-year-old daughter. Both of them sustained severe injuries and were taken to L&M Hospital in New London for medical attention.

According to the police, Rose is currently recuperating from her injuries. According to reports, a 9-year-old girl has been transported to Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital and is currently in critical condition in the PICU.


The Ford Explorer driver has passed away. According to the police, the woman has been identified as Krystal L. Linski, aged 30 and a resident of Mystic.

According to Groton Police, a Ford Explorer driver was heading east when her vehicle suddenly swerved off the road, collided with a guardrail, and then crossed into the opposite lane of traffic, striking Rose and her daughter.

The operation was reckless. Reported: Inattentive driving. Distracted driving is a topic of concern. Reported: Driving under the influence. “Accidents of this nature are caused by all of those things,” stated Chief Fusaro.

According to the user, the Gold Star Highway runs parallel to Interstate 95.

According to Chief Fusaro, as the summer progresses, there will be an increase in the number of individuals traveling on the roads.

He is urging everyone to drive safely and be aware.

The reporter advises to be cautious of the environment and to remain observant of the surroundings. The reporter advises to focus on the road. “Stay focused on the task at hand and avoid distractions such as your phone or other devices,” advised Chief Fusaro.

According to the police, the road closure is anticipated to last for a considerable duration.

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