Police: Truck driver hits Bridgeport building, flees scene

Bridgeport police say the driver of a truck fled the scene after crashing through a fence, and hitting a community center.



They say the accident happened just before 2 a.m. on Clinton and Fairfield avenues in Bridgeport.



Officers say the driver hit a fence, then went on to clip the side of the Life Bridge Community building.



They say there was only minor damage to both the fence and the building.


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