Hit and Run (vehicular)

Cameras Identify Hit-And-Run Suspect In Deadly Hartford Crash

Cameras Identify Hit-And-Run Suspect In Deadly Hartford Crash

Police say they have identified a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that left a 58-year-old woman dead in Hartford early Saturday morning.

Video from the traffic cameras lining Park Street helped officers determine who struck and killed the victim as she was crossing the intersection of Park and Hudson streets at about 2 a.m., Deputy Chief Brian Foley said. The suspect is likely to be arrested by Sunday on charges of evading a motor vehicle crash, he said.

Police have not released the name of the victim, who was taken to Hartford Hospital and died just before 2:55 a.m.

Foley said video footage captured the entire incident and showed that...

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