80-year-old Hamden resident dies in New Haven collision

Faraz Kelib succumbed to injuries after his vehicle swerved onto a sidewalk and hit a telephone pole on Forest Road.

News 12 Staff

and Colin Schwager

Aug 12, 2023, 2:12 AM

Updated 280 days ago


Faraz Kelib, an 80-year-old resident of Hamden, died following a crash on Forest Road. 
Authorities report that Kelib was driving north towards Willard Street when his vehicle swerved onto the sidewalk, colliding with a telephone pole. 
Despite the swift response from first responders, Kelib succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. 
New Haven Police are urging witnesses to come forward with any information.

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