ROCKY HILL, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police have identified the man killed in a one-car-crash on Park Street early Saturday morning.

John Samnath, 24, of Hartford was pronounced dead at the scene, police say.

Samnath was behind the wheel of a 2002 Infiniti sedan, and was driving fast when he lost control of the car and struck one a pillar holding up the I-84 overpass around 5am, according to investigators.

The street was closed down for several hours while police investigated crash.


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