EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — An 18-year-old man was killed in a crash Thursday night on Interstate 84 West in East Hartford.
State police said a Honda Accord EX hit the back of a semi-truck in the center lane of five near Exit 56 around 5:45 p.m. The Honda veered into the left lanes before crossing back into the center lane, where it hit the back of a tractor-trailer.
Yomar Berrios, of East Hartford, was a passenger in the Honda Accord EX, was taken to a hospital, where state police said he was pronounced dead. The driver suffered minor injuries.
No one else was injured in the crash.
Any witnesses are asked to contact Trooper Michael Dean #416 at Troop H at 860-534-1098 or firstname.lastname@example.org.