Elderly man dies after crashing into tree on Grant Hill Road in Coventry

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COVENTRY — The Tolland Police and Fire departments responded to Grant Hill Road in Coventry late Sunday night.

A car crashed into a tree and LifeStar was called to the scene for one victim. The victim, who was later identified as Russell Roushon, 72, of Coventry, was pronounced dead at the scene.

When emergency responders arrived, Roushon was unresponsive, and he didn’t respond to CPR.

It is believed he suffered a medical emergency, which contributed to the crash. However, the investigation into what occurred continues.

The road was closed for a time.