BRIDGEPORT - Funeral arrangements are being made for a Bridgeport man killed in a freak car accident this weekend.

State Police say Victor Nicholson lost control of his car on Route 8 Saturday night.

They say the car went over the guardrail and landed on its roof in a parking lot on Lindley Street.

Police say the crash killed Nicholson instantly, just one day after the mechanic's 37th birthday.

Police investigate what caused car to fly off Rt. 8, killing 1