Mountain lion sightings reported in 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.

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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