Victim of Suffield motorcycle crash identified

SUFFIELD -- Police say the victim of a motorcycle crash that had been there for several days has been identified.

Police said they were called to 399 Warnertown Road for a motorcycle crash around 1 p.m. A motorcycle had been found in the tobacco field nearby.

The victim was identified as David P. Gould, 50, of Southwick, Mass.

Police said, "Preliminary investigation and physical evidence suggests that the motorcycle left the travelled portion of the roadway at a point just north of the tobacco field. The scene further suggests that this crash occurred several days prior to being found on today’s date."

The operator was presumed dead on the scene.

Police said  Warnertown Road from Mountain Road to the Southwick town line was closed for several hours.