LICHFIELD COUNTY, CT. (THECOUNT) — John Watson, of Torrington, Connecticut, has been identified as the victim in a fatal motorcycle crash Sunday night in Lichfield County.

Watson, 53, was killed in a single-motorcycle crash near Torrington Sunday night.


According to reports, Watson was operating a motorcycle on Winsted Road in Torrington, when the bike wrecked around 8 p.m. Sunday.

Watson was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

No further details of the fatal incident were provided by officials.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Litchfield County is located in northwestern Connecticut in the New York metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, the population was 189,927. The county was named after Lichfield, in England – Wikipedia.