Police hunt driver in Fairfield crash

Fairfield police are searching for the driver involved in an early morning car accident.Firefighters say a car crashed into the woods off of Melvile Avenue

FAIRFIELD - Fairfield police are searching for the driver involved in an early morning car accident.

Firefighters say a car crashed into the woods off of Melvile Avenue around 1:00 a.m.

They say the driver ran away from the scene.

Officials are still investigating the cause of the accident.

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