55-Year-Old Man Injured in Norwalk Hit-and-Run

Police say they've spoken with the driver who hit a 55-year-old man in Norwalk, then fled the scene Wednesday morning and expect to file charges soon.

Police said they responded to the Interstate 95 South on-ramp from West Avenue at 5:22 a.m. and found Robert Hartman lying in the road with serious injuries.

An ambulance transported him to Norwalk Hospital and the ramp was closed for several hours. Police said Hartman remains in the hospital in serious condition.

Authorities seized the car involved in the hit-and-run crash and said the driver showed up at the police department for an interview Wednesday afternoon.

The driver has not been charged but police said an arrest warrant is pending.

Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Chris Wasilewski at 203-854-3035, email cwasilewski@norwalkct.org, call the Norwalk Police Tip Line at 203-854-3111 or send an anonymous Internet tips through the Norwalk Police website.

Anonymous text tips can be submitted by typing "NPD" into the text field, followed by the message, and sending it to CRIMES (274637).

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