Police: Stamford woman hit by 2 different cars

Stamford police say a woman was seriously hurt after she was hit by an SUV and then dragged by a taxi yesterday evening.It happened under

STAMFORD - Stamford police say a woman was seriously hurt after she was hit by an SUV and then dragged by a taxi yesterday evening.

It happened under the I-95 overpass on Lockwood Avenue near Orange Street.

Police say the victim was first hit by a brown or tan Toyota 4-Runner from the late 1990s or early 2000s which then left the scene.

Officials say a taxi then hit her and dragged her 40-50 feet before someone got the taxi to stop.

The victim's injuries, while serious, are not life-threatening, according to authorities.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Stamford police at 203-977-4712.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

They say crews arrived shortly after receiving a 1 Woman killed in Norwalk fire
The incident happened at 4700 block of Main 2 Driver trapped in car after Bridgeport crash
A Stamford family says they're shocked to be 3 Family faces blight charges over racial slur on garage
Nassau Police say they arrested a 23-year-old man 4 Police: Uber driver beaten unconscious by passenger
The car went off of Stillwater Road into 5 Car crash sends two people into a ditch

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE