Police: Elderly woman in critical condition after being hit by car

An elderly woman is in critical condition after being hit by a car in Bridgeport.

Police say the 71-year-old woman was struck early this afternoon at the intersection of Fairfield and Hancock avenues.

Investigators say that the driver did stop after the accident and is cooperating in the investigation.

No charges have been filed against the driver at this time, according to police.

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