2 killed in rollover crash on I-84 East in Southington

(WTNH/Report-It/Joshua Casey)

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Two people were killed in an one-car accident that closed two lanes of I-84 East in Southington for the evening commute, state police say.

According to authorities, the Hyundai Accent the victims were in rolled over near exit 31 just before 3 p.m. Tuesday. They say the victims were pronounced dead at the scene. Their identities have not been released.

The Connecticut Department of Transportation website says the accident has been cleared. Earlier, the left and center lanes were closed.

Anyone who witnessed this accident is asked to call Trooper William Bevans at (860) 534-1000 ext. 6136.

News 8 update this story with more information as soon as it is available.

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