Hartford PD investigate fatal accident on Main Street

Courtesy: Hartford Police Department

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford Police Department is investigating after a fatal motor vehicle accident Saturday morning.

Officials say the accident happened on Main Street near Mahl Avenue.

According to investigators, 52-year-old Juan Ortiz of Hartford died as a result of the accident.

The accident caused Main Street to be shut down for approximately three hours. Main Street has since reopened in both directions.