New Britain police identify Newington man in fatal crash

Published on Tuesday, 5 June 2018 09:31
Written by LISA BACKUS


NEW BRITAIN – Police identified Bernard Wallen as the 26-year-old Newington motorcyclist who died after a serious crash involving a car Sunday afternoon.

The crash occurred in the area of West Main Street and Grove Hill at around 2:40 p.m. Wallen suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to an area hospital where he later died.

The driver of the car was a Terryville woman who is cooperating with the investigation. Her4 name was not released with Wallen’s this morning. The city’s Traffic Division is still investigating the crash.

Anyone with information is asked to call Sgt. Steven King at 860-826-3071.

Posted in New Britain Herald, , New Britain on Tuesday, 5 June 2018 09:31. Updated: Tuesday, 5 June 2018 10:10.