Police identify man killed in crash on I-91 in Rocky Hill - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Police identify man killed in crash on I-91 in Rocky Hill

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A person died after a crash on Interstate 91 in Rocky Hill on Saturday morning. (CT DOT) A person died after a crash on Interstate 91 in Rocky Hill on Saturday morning. (CT DOT)
ROCKY HILL, CT (WFSB) -

Police identified the man killed after a motor vehicle crash on Interstate 91 in Rocky Hill on Saturday morning.

Troopers said 51-year-old, Cheshire resident, Eugene Francis Misiewicz driving a 2014 Honda Pilot EX collided with another car traveling north, when Misiewicz lost control. 

The crash was reported on the northbound side of I-91 near Exit 23 around 6 a.m. Upon arrival, troopers determined that two vehicles had crashed into the woods. The crash also knocked down a light pole and wires, state police said.

Police said one of those involved in the crash suffered a life-threatening injury. Police said later in the morning that that person died from injuries suffered in the crash. 

The left two lanes and on-ramp were closed following the crash. Police said I-91 fully reopened around 9:30 a.m.

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