State Police release identities of two pedestrians killed on I-91

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WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Connecticut State Police release the identities of the two people killed in a hit-and-run on I-91 in Wethersfield early Sunday morning.

Police say Alberto Gonzalez, Jr., 47, of Marlborough, Massachusetts, and Kariel Torres, 25, of Clinton, Massachusetts, were standing near the scene of an early crash on I-91 Northbound, by Exit 27 in Wethersfield, when a car struck them and drove off.

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A third passenger was injured.

State Police believe the evading vehicle was a blue Honda C.R.V., dating to 2002 to 2004.