Identity released of Stamford man killed in traffic light pole crash

Stamford police released the identity of the man who died in a traffic light pole crash on Monday.
Police say Johny Villard, 45, of Stamford, was driving a Porsche Cayenne eastbound on Jefferson Street when he failed to handle a curve in the road and crashed.
The crash took place on Jefferson St at Magee Avenue.
He was taken to Stamford Hospital but later died from his injuries, police said. 
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Squad at 203-977-471.