Police: Bridgeport teen in critical condition after hit-and-run

Police say the 17-year-old was crossing Whalley Avenue when he was hit by a white Mitsubishi Eclipse.

A Bridgeport teen is in critical condition this morning after police say he was hit by a car.

A Bridgeport teen is in critical condition this morning after police say he was hit by a car. (7/20/15)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport teen is in critical condition this morning after police say he was hit by a car.

It happened Saturday night in New Haven.

Police say the 17-year-old was crossing Whalley Avenue when he was hit by a white Mitsubishi Eclipse.

They say the driver of the car did not stop after hitting the teen.

Police are searching for the car and driver, and are asking auto-body shops to be on the lookout for front end damage as well.

 

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