Massachusetts Man Killed on I-91 in East Windsor

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EAST WINDSOR, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ State Police are investigating a single pickup truck crash that killed a Massachusetts man on I-91 northbound in East Windsor near exit 45 around 10:30 p.m. Sunday night.

Investigators say 44-year-old Russel C. Jacobs III of Springfield, Massachusetts lost control of his 2000 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck. The pickup veered off the highway, collided into a metal beam guardrail, and rolled in the right shoulder.

Jacobs was pronounced dead at the scene.

A passenger was treated for non-life threatening injuries at Hartford Hospital.

Troop H is investigating the crash.