Middletown police said they have seized the car they believe struck and killed a 15-year-old Clinton girl on Friday evening and spoken with a person of interest.
Cailyn Bassett, 15, was walking along Saybrook Road in Middletown on Friday, on her way to meet friends, when she was hit by a car, police said.( Tue Dec 11 05:10:10 PST 2012 $__output )
The driver fled, according to police.
Police said they have obtained surveillance video and the car is being processed, with help from state police.( Mon Dec 10 06:15:40 PST 2012 $__output )
No information has been released about the alleged driver or where the car was found.
Bassett was the oldest of four children.( Sun Dec 09 20:20:08 PST 2012 $__output )