Police release surveillance images of driver accused in Bridgeport hit-and-run

Police are hoping newly released surveillance pictures will help them find the driver responsible for a hit-and-run that injured a pedestrian in Bridgeport.

Mar 8, 2023, 11:56 AM

Updated 443 days ago

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Police in Bridgeport are asking for the public's help in tracking down a hit-and-run driver accused of seriously injuring a pedestrian.
The crash happened near Boston Avenue and East Main Street around 1:30 a.m. Sunday.
Police have released surveillance pictures in an effort to identify the driver and SUV believed to be involved in the crash.
Police say the male driver stopped, got out of his SUV, saw the pedestrian, and then left without rendering aid.
It appears the driver was wearing a hooded sweatshirt at the time of the crash.
Police say his passenger is believed to be a female.
Police believe the SUV is a white 2008 to 2014 GMC Yukon.
With several serious and fatal crashes in the city to start off the year, police are stressing the importance of being safe on the roads.
Police are asking anyone who recognizes the driver or SUV to contact Officer Thomas Gallbronner at 475-422-3247 or the Bridgeport Police Department's tip line at 203-576-TIPS (7477).


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