Fatal Accident Closes I-95 Northbound In West Haven

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
WEST HAVEN—

A 43-year-old motorcyclist from Bridgeport was killed Sunday afternoon when his motorcycle ran into the back of a Jeep on northbound I-95 in West Haven about 4:15 p.m.

Michael Cooney, was thrown from the motorcycle after the collision and suffered a serious head injury. He died at the scene.

The Jeep, driven by Brian Guerrini, 24, of Boston, was in the left lane when it was struck from behind by the motorcycle.

State police at the Bridgeport barracks said their investigation into the crash continues.

Northbound I-95 was closed for several hours as state police investigated the crash.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s