Fatal Motorcycle Crashes In North Stonington, Seymour

Aaron Kupec
August 12, 2019 - 8:16 am

NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Police are investigating fatal motorcycle crashes Sunday in North Stonington and Seymour.

State police say Cynthia Oliveras, 48, of New Haven, was killed Sunday evening when the motorcycle she was a passenger on, slammed into a guardrail on Interstate 95 southbound in North Stonington. The crash occurred between exits 93 and 92 shortly before 7:30 p.m.

The operator of the motorcycle, Cesar Negron, 46, of New Haven, sustained serious injuries, said police. Anyone who witnessed the crash is urged to contact State Police Troop E in Montville at 860-848-6500.

Meanwhile, in Seymour, police say a man who was operating a motorcycle was killed Sunday afternoon when it collided with a car at Route 67 and North Street. Police say the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at a local hospital, following the crash, which occurred around 2:15 p.m.

The woman who was driving the car was not injured but was taken to a local hospital for evaluation, said police.

The crash closed the intersection for several hours as police investigated.

Anyone with information on the crash is urged to contact Seymour police at 203-881-7600.