Police identify two killed in late-night crash on Tolland Turnpike in Manchester

Hartford

MANCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH) — Manchester police and firefighters responded to a double fatal two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening.

Police said they were called to the intersection of Tolland Turnpike and Oakland Street just before 11 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a crash with injuries.

Upon arrival, police found two vehicles with “substantial damage” and two drivers with serious injuries. One victim was pronounced dead at the scene. A second victim was transported to the hospital and also pronounced dead.

On Wednesday afternoon, Manchester police identified the victims at 41-year-old Rosalyn Rico of East Hartford and 44-year-old Kurtis Decker of Manchester.

There were no other occupants in either vehicle.

This crash is currently under investigation. Anyone with information on this crash is asked to contact Officer Daniel Roberts at 860-645-5560.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Hartford

Father and son team in Manchester lead effort to remove racially restrictive covenants from land records

News /

Hartford National Night Out strengthens bond between police and community members

News /

70,000 job openings around CT; new Southington manufacturer hiring at above minimum wage

News /

CT leaders recognize "Black Women's Equal Pay Day"

News /

Two-time Olympian from Glastonbury shares his thoughts on expectations of Simone Biles at Tokyo Olympics

News /

Hartford Healthcare officials address Delta variant in Connecticut and the country

News /
More Hartford

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss