Connecticut (July 15, 2012) A motorcyclist was killed in an accident on I-95 in Norwalk. The crash occurred shortly after 3:30 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 near exit 16 (East Avenue-East Norwalk) according to Connecticut State Police.
Ines Franco, a 29-year-old female from New Jersey, was driving her motorcycle towards the right shoulder when she was hit by a Ford Taurus. Franco was thrown from her motorcycle into the roadway. She died at the scene.
State police stated Ines Franco had tried to pull over to the shoulder because one of the other motorcyclists she was traveling with had a flat tire.
The accident is under investigation.