A man is accused of hitting his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend with a car in New Haven on Tuesday morning and critically injuring the man.
Police said an officer on patrol came upon a 28-year-old man with serious injuries who was lying in the street on Whalley Avenue at Sherman Avenue around 3:22 a.m. and emergency medical assistance was called in.
Police said they learned there had been a fight involving several people including a woman, a man described as a new boyfriend and another man described as a former boyfriend.
During the fight, which started in the parking lot of a business on Whalley Avenue, the new boyfriend hit the other man with a vehicle and fled the scene, according to police.
The man who was hit was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital, where he is listed in critical condition.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing and no arrest has been made.
Investigators ask anyone with information to call New Haven Police Department Detective Bureau at (203) 946-6304.