• vernon Dec 7, 2020

    Vernon Hit-And-Run Sparks Petition for More Pedestrian-Friendly Streets

    A hit-and-run crash that killed a Vernon man sparked a conversation within the community about having more pedestrian-friendly streets with sidewalks and crosswalks.

  • vernon Dec 1, 2020

    Police Make Arrest in Deadly Hit-and-Run in Vernon

    Police have arrested a man in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Vernon last Tuesday. Officials said 41-year-old Philip Holmes, of Somers, was arrested on Monday. Investigators said they believe 44-year-old Andrew Aggarwala was walking his puppy along Phoenix Street when he was struck by a vehicle that left the scene. According to police, Aggarwala was killed in the hit-and-run....

  • Bridgeport Nov 23, 2020

    Crews Investigate After Pedestrian Struck in Bridgeport

    Crews are investigating after a pedestrian was struck and the driver fled in Bridgeport Sunday night. The incident happened at the intersection of Barnum Avenue and Seaview Avenue, crews said. The extent of injuries is unknown at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Bridgeport police department’s tip line at 203-576-TIPS. No additional information was immediately...

  • meriden Nov 6, 2020

    Meriden Police Seek Driver in Deadly Hit-and-Run

    A man is dead after he was hit by a car while waking home in Meriden Thursday, and police are searching for the driver responsible. Police said 66-year-old Harold Bell, of Meriden, was found lying in the road in the area of 817 Old Colony Road around 2:23 p.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said he was…

  • Waterbury Nov 4, 2020

    Suspect Charged in Deadly Waterbury Hit-and-Run

    Police have arrested a man charged in a deadly hit-and-run crash in Waterbury last month. On October 22, 67-year-old James Gatlin was hit while pushing a shopping ard and trying to cross Wolcott Street near Pep Boys Auto Parts, according to police. Investigators said the car that hit him did not stop and kept driving with Gaitlin still on the…

  • Waterbury Oct 25, 2020

    Man Dies After Being Struck by Evading Vehicle in Waterbury

    A man has died after he was struck by a vehicle that evaded the scene in Waterbury on Thursday. Officers were called to Wolcott Street around 8:15 p.m. after getting a report of a hit-and-run collision involving a pedestrian. According to police, the suspect vehicle was driving northbound on Wolcott Street and hit a pedestrian, who was pushing a shopping…

  • Waterbury Oct 24, 2020

    One Seriously Injured After Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Crash in Waterbury

    A person was seriously injured after they were hit by a car which then fled in Waterbury, police said. The crash happened on Oct. 22 at approximately 8:14 p.m. in the area of 760 Wolcott St. Police said the suspect vehicle was traveling northbound on Wolcott Street when it hit a pedestrian. The pedestrian was pushing a shopping cart while…

  • new haven Sep 29, 2020

    Search Continues For Whomever Struck, Killed New Haven Woman Looking for Dog

    New Haven Police continue to search for the driver who left a New Haven woman to die this weekend. Detectives say 68-year-old Celeste Staten was looking for her dog early Sunday morning when she was hit by at least one car. Police say Staten was killed crossing Whalley Avenue between Davis and Anthony streets. They said it happened just after…

  • new haven Sep 29, 2020

    New Haven Police Search for Driver in Deadly Hit-And-Run

    Police say 68-year-old Celeste Staten was killed crossing Whalley Avenue.

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  • New Britain Aug 18, 2020

    Teenage Driver Flees Scene After Striking 5 Pedestrians

    New Britain Police say a domestic dispute led to five people being struck by a teenage driver who targeted her ex-boyfriend’s new girlfriend.

  • Fairfield Jul 9, 2020

    Fairfield Police Arrest Suspect in Fatal July 4th Hit-and-Run

    Fairfield police have arrested a driver accused of hitting and killing a woman and fleeing the scene on Saturday. The victim, 32-year-old Marileidy Morel Araujo of Matamoras, Pennsylvania, was visiting family in the area and walking her dog when she was hit by a pickup on Redding Road Saturday night. She died of her injuries. Police initially said they were…

  • Fairfield Jul 5, 2020

    Police Seek Help From Public After Fatal Hit-and-Run in Fairfield

    Police are looking for your help finding the person responsible for hitting a pedestrian and fleeing in Fairfield. The incident occurred between 7:30 and 7:45 p.m. in the area of 2000 Redding Road, according to police. The pedestrian who was hit was 32-year-old Marileidy Morel Araujo of Matamoras, Pennsylvania who was visiting family in the area, police said. A dark…

  • West Hartford Jul 3, 2020

    Police Arrest Suspect in West Hartford Hit-and-Run

    West Hartford police have arrested a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that left a 19-year-old Hartford man dead. Police said 19-year-old Isaac Alvarez was found dead on the side of Albany Avenue near Bainton Road on April 10. Investigators believed he was the victim of a hit-and-run. On Wednesday, the driver suspected in the crash, 52-year-old Sharon Esson, turned herself…

  • Hartford Jun 30, 2020

    Police Look For People Involved in Stolen Car Accident in Hartford

    Police are looking for the people who allegedly stole a Dodge Durango from East Hampton, crashed in a Hartford parking lot and fled the scene. The incident occurred at approximately 5:52 p.m., according to police. Occupants in the stolen car sped through an intersection and crashed in a parking lot. They then fled the scene, police said. Police said a…

  • East Haven May 23, 2020

    Man Arrested After Fleeing Scene of Accident in East Haven

    A man was arrested after rear-ending a car and driving off in East Haven. The incident occurred in the area of Foxon Road on Tuesday. Ruben Guerra-Rivera, 24, of New Haven, struck a car and drove off with front end damage and a smoking engine, according to police. Witnesses told police that the car initially drove down a dead-end road…

  • Middletown May 7, 2020

    Police Make Second Arrest in Deadly Middletown Hit-and-Run

    A Hamden woman has been charged in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed a Wesleyan food service worker. Brooke Rich, 41, of Middletown, was crossing Washington Street at the intersection with High Street on March 4 when she was hit around 9 p.m., according to police. She later died of her injuries. Witnesses said Rich was in a crosswalk…

  • Norwalk Apr 11, 2020

    Police Investigate Norwalk Car Crash

    Police are investigating after a car struck a building in Norwalk and fled the scene. The incident happened Saturday afternoon on Bouton Street, according to police. Police said they responded to a separate car crash down a dead end and found it was the same driver. It is unknown if there are any injuries at this time. The incident remains…

  • Torrington Apr 11, 2020

    Officials Look For Person Who Hit 9/11 Memorial in Torrington

    Torrington officials are looking for the person who allegedly hit their 9/11 memorial and left the scene. The incident happened Wednesday at approximately 10:12 p.m. “We worked hard to build and maintain this to honorably remember all the lives lost on that tragic day,” Torrington Firefighters Local 1567 President Jeremy Minard said. Firefighters believe the car is a red Ford Taurus…

  • bethany Apr 7, 2020

    Fatal Hit-and-Run Driver in Bethany Says He Thought He Hit a Deer: State Police

    An alleged hit-and-run driver accused of killing a pedestrian in Bethany told police he thought he hit a deer on the night it happened back in 2018, according to state police. State police said they responded to reports of a man laying on the right shoulder of Route 63 northbound in Bethany on November 4, 2018, around 7:30 a.m. When…

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