Police identify man killed in I-95 motorcycle crash in West Haven


WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have identified the 32-year-old man who died in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 95 in West Haven on Sunday evening.

Connecticut State Police say that just after 6 p.m., the accident occurred on I-95 northbound between Exits 43 and 44, shutting down the highway for several hours.

First responders declared the operator of the motorcycle dead on arrival. He was identified as Jesse Stotz, of Wallingford.

According to state troopers, Stotz was negotiating a curve when he lost control of his motorcycle and struck the pavement in the right lane. He was not wearing a helmet.

There are no other reported injuries.

The crash remains under investigation at this time.

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