Enfield man killed in Manchester I-84 crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Enfield man killed in Manchester I-84 crash

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A serious crash closed two lanes on I-84 east in Manchester on Tuesday (CT DOT) A serious crash closed two lanes on I-84 east in Manchester on Tuesday (CT DOT)
MANCHESTER, CT (WFSB) -

Two lanes on I-84 east in Manchester were closed for what turned out to be a deadly crash.

State police said 34-year-old Gilberto Rivera of Enfield was killed after he crossed into the center median of the highway and struck a tree.

The crash was reported just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday, in the area of exit 63. A car crashed into a center median.

Troopers said Rivera was pronounced dead on the scene and the next of kin was notified.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

The highway has scene been cleared and all lanes are open.

Anyone with information about what happened is asked to call state police at 860-534-1000, extension 6038.

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