WALLINGFORD, Conn. — State police say a 77-year-old woman driving the wrong way on Interstate 91 was killed in a head-on crash in Wallingford.

Authorities say Concetta Getman, of Meriden, was driving north in the southbound lane when a car struck her vehicle. It happened shortly after 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

The other driver, 41-year-old Sachin V. Patel, and his passenger, 16-year-old Sahil Patel, both of Watertown, suffered non-life-threatening injuries and were taken to a hospital for treatment.

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