A car accident on Merritt Parkway killed a 29-year-old Bridgeport native early Saturday morning.

Police say Shamar Brooks was thrown from his Chevy Cavalier at around 2:30 a.m. after it struck a guardrail. Police say he was then hit by another car.

The two other people in the car are recovering at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Residents who spoke with News 12 say the area where the...

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