COVENTRY, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – Coventry police, Monday, identified the man who was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon on Bread and Milk Street.

Police say 28-year-old motorcycle operator Jeremy Gonyaw of Coventry died in the crash; his 20-year-old passenger Rebecca Semmelroth of Coventry suffered serious injuries.

Witnesses tell police that the motorcycle was speeding and illegally passed a vehicle before it slammed into a turning Chevrolet Impala, with enough force to tip the car onto its side.

Police continue to investigate the crash.



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