2 killed in Hit-and-Run on Interstate 91 – Authorities have identified two pedestrians as the victim of the accident on I-91 on Sunday, September 19, 2021. The two persons were struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on Sunday Morning.
Alberto Gonzalez Jr., 47, and Kariel Marie Torres, 25, are both from Massachusetts, were killed in a hit-and-run accident that happened near exit 27 around 4 a.m. when they were hit by a vehicle travelling northbound. After striking them, the vehicle failed to stop
Alberto and Kariel were pronounced dead at the scene of the incident.
The Police also figured out a third person who was injured with non-life-threatening injuries have been rushed to the hospital.
The vehicle identified as a blue 2002 to 2004 Honda CRV with a spare tire on the rear end driven by an unknown driver was the culprit in the accident.
Investigators said the vehicle should have damage on the driver’s side, which may include the driver’s side headlight or headlight area and the driver’s side bottom rocker panel.
The investigation still continues… as authorities are yet to find the Honda CRV.
Any witnesses or anyone with information on the location of the evading vehicle is asked to contact Connecticut State Police Troop H in Hartford at 860-534-1000.