Police ID victim in New Canaan fatal hit-and-run

NEW CANAAN - New Canaan police are searching for the hit-and-run driver that killed an 84-year-old man.

It happened yesterday afternoon at 1777 Oenoake Ridge Road.

Police have identifed the victim as Jayaraman Krishna. The believe he was getting his mail when he was struck.

Another driver spotted Krishna lying on the side of the road.

Police are searching for a 2002 - 2010 GMC with a missing passenger side mirror in connection with the case.

Anyone with information about the case is urged to call 203-594-3900.

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