A Saturday morning crash on the southbound side of Interstate 91 in Rocky Hill was deadly.
State police identified the victim as 30-year-old Justin Wilkie of Middletown.
I-91 was closed Exits 24 and 23 after a crash around 3:10 a.m. on Saturday.
State police said a tractor trailer was parked on the side of the highway when it was struck from behind by a Ford Fusion driven by 27-year-old Brian Gorman of Manchester.
The car veered off the road into the tractor trailer, troopers said.
Gorman was transported to Hartford Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
Wilkie, however, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the tractor trailer was not hurt.
State police said the crash remains under investigation.
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