Connecticut State Police

Police Investigate Crash Involving Stolen Vehicles in East Lyme

East Lyme police are investigating after a crash involving two stolen vehicles early Tuesday morning.

Officers responded to reports of a vehicle versus tree crash on Dean Road around 3:45 a.m. The report said there were people who ran from the scene.

When police arrived, they learned two vehicles had been involved in the crash and no drivers or occupants remained at the scene.

Once officers checked both vehicles, they said they learned both had been stolen from two different shoreline communities.

Connecticut State Police assisted in searching for the people involved by conducting a k9 track, however, nobody was found, police said.

The East Lyme Police Department is continuing to have visible patrols in the area.

The investigation into the crash continues.

If you have any information or witnessed the crash, you're asked to contact East Lyme Police at (860) 739-5900.

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