Connecticut State Police report a man from Mystic was killed in a Saturday afternoon motorcycle accident.
Troopers say the man struck two guardrails on Interstate 95 in Mystic, and was thrown from his motorcycle shortly after 5 p.m.
The victim was already dead when police arrived on the scene.
The Hartford Courant has identified the victim as Douglas Johnson, 60, of Mystic.
The highway was closed for several hours between exits 90 and 91.Police said Johnson was wearing a helmet.