HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) – A motorcyclist from New Haven died following a collision with another vehicle on Dixwell Avenue near Homestead Avenue in Hamden on Saturday night.

Police say 38-year-old Jamar Crenshaw was traveling north on Dixwell Ave. around 7 p.m. when he collided with a southbound vehicle. Crenshaw was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital where he died.

News 8 photojournalist Courtney Luciana spoke to some of Crenshaw’s loved ones about the kind of man he was.

Police are asking any witnesses to contact Officer Brett Ferrara at 475-201-2127 or at bferrara@hamdenpd.com.