A 30-year-old Bristol man was airlifted to Hartford Hospital to be treated for serious injuries after hitting a tractor-trailer on Interstate 91 North in Rocky Hill early Friday morning, according to state police.
Police identified the injured driver as Bryan Kelliher and said he is in serious condition.
They said he was driving a Honda Civic near exit 24 just after 1:30 a.m when he hit the back of a tractor-trailer, lost control of the car and landed in the median.
The highway was closed for hours after the crash.
Police are investigating the crash and ask anyone with information about it to call 860-534-1000.