Manchester woman killed in Bolton crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Manchester woman killed in Bolton crash

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Serious crash closes part of Route 6 in Bolton (WFSB) Serious crash closes part of Route 6 in Bolton (WFSB)
BOLTON, CT (WFSB) -

A deadly crash closed part of Route 6 in Bolton on Friday afternoon.

Connecticut State Police closed the road, which is also known as Hop River Road, between South Road and Johnson Road.

The crash was reported at a little before 2:30 p.m. At about 7:30 p.m., police said the road was expected to open shortly after.

Emergency officials, including LIFESTAR, responded to the scene.

Police said 52-year-old Esperanza Christenbury, of Manchester, died at the scene. The vehicle was being driven by 40-year-old Michael John Therriault, also of Manchester, who was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries.

The vehicle collided with another vehicle driven by 27-year-old Fabian J. Rodriguez, of Willimantic. Rodriguez and passenger 31-year-old Elliot J. Garcia were both taken to area hospitals with serious injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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