Police Identify Victim Killed in Crash on Route 6 in Bolton

NBC Connecticut

State police have identified the person killed in a four-car crash on Route 6 in Bolton Tuesday. Police also identified a second victim who was seriously injured in the accident.

The crash was on Hop River Road, near Johnson Road at 5:05 p.m.

Police said the driver of one vehicle, identified as Anthony Casenelli, 63, of Danielson, was pronounced dead on scene.

Another driver, identified as Lynn Rookey, 54, of Simsbury was transported to Hartford Hospital via LifeStar for serious injuries.

The road was closed for several hours while police investigated but has since reopened

According to state police, two vehicles were traveling east and two were traveling west. Police are still investigating how the crash occurred.

Anyone with information is asked to contact State Police Troop K at (860) 465-5400.

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