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Police Seek Info in Fatal Bridgeport Hit-and-Run

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    Bridgeport police are asking for the public's help in identifying the driver of a car that struck and killed a 41-year-old city resident early Friday morning.

    Police received calls at 1:08 a.m. Feb. 6 from drivers reporting an injured man lying in the intersection of Stratford Avenue and Pembroke Street.

    Authorities identified the victim as Creighton S. Brevard, 41, of Bridgeport.

    Medics were sent out and Brevard was transported to Bridgeport Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 1:41 a.m., police said.

    Police are investigating to recreate the timeline of Brevard's activities in the hours leading up to the crash.

    Anyone who had contact with him or knows anything about the crash is urged to call Bridgeport police Officer Pedro Garcia at 203-576-8126 or Sgt. Thomas Minar at 203-576-8262.

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