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Unionville Man Killed in Crash on Route 4 in Burlington

A 48-year-old Unionville man has died after a crash on Route 4 in Burlington Thursday night. 

State police said Frederick Manka, 48, of Unionville, was driving a Buick Century and crossed from the westbound side of the road to the eastbound side and struck a Chevy Silverado just before 10 p.m. 

Both vehicles sustained heavy damage. 

Manka was taken to UConn Hospital and died from injuries sustained in the crash, according to police. 

The other driver’s injuries are not life-threatening, police said.

State police are investigating and ask anyone with information to call state police Troop L in Litchfield at 860-626-7900.

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