UPDATED SUNDAY — A motorcyclist was killed Friday in an accident on Route 7 just north of Route 35.
Police would not confirm the death as of 4:30 p.m. Saturday, but later identified him as Frank A. Pasquariello of New Fairfield.
The crash occurred at 2:30 p.m. near the entrance to Laurel Ridge Health Care Center, Regency condominiums, and Ridgefield Crossings.
Both the car operator and the motorcyclist were taken by Ridgefield ambulances to Danbury Hospital. The car driver, Marlene W. Evans, 80, of Victor Drive, was later released.
Route 7 was shut down for more than a hour as police investigated the accident.