On Monday night, October 19, a young Danbury man lost his life in a motorcycle crash in Torrington.
According to State Police, the accident happened at around 11.30 p.m. on Route 8 in Torrington when Thomas Allen Keeler Jr., aged 25 and of Lake Breeze Drive in Danbury lost control of his Harley Davidson as he was traveling northbound in the left lane. The motorcycle then veered off the left side of the road and hit the concrete bridge rail, near exit 44. Keeler was ejected from his motorcycle and landed on the southbound shoulder. He was unresponsive at the scene and was transported to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington, where he was pronounced dead.
Police said they do not yet know why Keeler lost control of his bike and the case remains under investigation however early reports from witnesses at the scene say that he was travelling at speed just before the crash. When they stopped to assist, initially they could not find Keeler until eventually he was found on the southbound shoulder.
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