The identity of a woman killed in a Simsbury crash was released late Thursday morning.
Police said Beth Thornton, 59, was killed on Hopmeadow Street, also known as Route 10, when she struck a large tree.
Police said Thornton was rushed to St. Francis Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The crash shut down Route 10 until about 12:40 p.m.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Police said anyone with information should contact Detective Scott Sagan at 860-658-3130.
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