A 35-year-old Beacon Falls man was killed in a crash on Route 8 South in Waterbury early Friday morning.
Police said Roy J. Gruner was going south on the road just before 1:30 a.m., went off the road and hit a tree.
An ambulance responded and transported Gruner to Waterbury Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The crash is under investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call state police at 203-267-2200, exit 4346.