State police investigated a serious motorcycle accident on Route 32 in Willington Friday evening.
Around 7:15 p.m. on Friday, police responded to the scene. Police determined the motorcycle operator lost control while passing a vehicle and veered off the shoulder, crashing into the metal guardrail and fell off of the motorcycle.
Police said Plains Road in Stafford to Village Hill Road in Willington were closed, but have opened back up.
The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident and was transported to Hartford Hospital with serious injuries.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation. Anyone who may have witnessed the accident or has information is asked to call state police.