Mountain lion sightings reported in New Canaan

NEW CANAAN - Two recent sightings of mountain lions have been reported in New Canaan.

Officials say that the first sighting occurred on Lamberts Road back on July 6. A second mountain lion was spotted at Turner Hill and Valley roads two weeks later on July 20.

The animals are not commonly seen in Connecticut, however, a mountain lion was struck and killed on the Wilbur Cross Parkway in Milford last year.

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