HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police are investigating a fatal car crash on I-84 Eastbound near Exit 46 Saturday night.
At 6:28 p.m. a Toyota Corolla was traveling in the right lane of Interstate-84 eastbound near Exit 46. For an unknown reason, the car traveled from the right lane to the left shoulder until it hit a metal beam guardrail, according to police.
The operator of the vehicle was transported to Saint Francis Hospital with serious injuries and was later pronounced dead.
The operator of the vehicle is identified as 31-year-old Jesse Joseph Perez of Bristol.
The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact TPR. Chandler Chasse #583, at Troop H, at 860-534-1000 or through email at firstname.lastname@example.org.