OLD LYME, Conn. (WTNH) — A truck driver died in a rollover crash involving two trucks on Interstate 95 South in Old Lyme Friday, according to Connecticut State Police.
According to police, a Freightliner business class M2 truck and a Freightliner conventional FLC112 truck were traveling southbound on I-95 just south of exit 71.
The conventional truck then hit the business class truck in the rear, causing the conventional truck to cross into the right shoulder and hit the guardrail, police said.
The same truck then rolled onto its passenger’s side and the driver was ejected from the vehicle, according to officials.
Police said they pronounced the driver dead on the scene.
The crash is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Troop F at 860-399-2100.