Coventry police have identified the victim killed in a crash involving a motorcycle and a sedan on Saturday.
According to police, around 4 p.m. a motorcycle was involved in crash with a sedan at the intersection of Bread and Milk Street (Route 31) and Zeya Drive.
The operator of the motorcycle, identified as 28-year-old Jeremy Gonyaw, of Coventry, was pronounced dead on scene. His passenger, a 20-year-old woman from Coventry, was airlifted to Hartford Hospital with serious injuries.
Police said both were wearing helmets at the time of the crash.
The driver of the sedan, a 42-year-old man from Coventry, was taken to Hartford Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.
Witnesses told police that the motorcycle illegally passed a vehicle and was speeding at the time of the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.