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Driver that fatally struck pedestrian in West Hartford arrested: Police

The driver was arrested Thursday for the fatal crash at the intersection of South/North Main Street at Farmington Avenue on the morning of June 3.

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. — Editor's Note: The video above was first published in June 2022.

An arrest has been made in a fatal crash involving a 61-year-old pedestrian that happened in June, West Hartford police said.

Claudia Stetson, now 68, was arrested Thursday for the crash at the intersection of South/North Main Street at Farmington Avenue on the morning of June 3. She is accused of hitting Bob Oneal, of Hartford, with her car, who ended up dying from his injuries.

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Stetson is charged with misconduct with a vehicle, failure to drive right and reckless driving.

She posted a $50,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Dec. 1.

Police have not revealed the exact cause of the crash. 

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