Connecticut State Police Seek Suspect in Newtown Hit-and-Run
Connecticut State Police are seeking witnesses to help find an unidentified vehicle involved in a hit-and-run off I-84 this past Sunday.
According to the CT Post, police are looking for public assistance as they investigate a hit-and-run accident from Sunday afternoon. The accident happened in Newtown right near Exit 9 at around 12:30 PM.
Police say the unidentified vehicle rear-ended a 2017 Acura MDX and fled the scene. If you have any information about the accident or witnessed it yourself, you are being asked to contact Trooper Daniel Pacielo at 203-267-2200.
Remember to always be cautious while driving. No matter how much of a hurry you're in, it is never worth putting your own life or someone else's in danger.
If you're ever involved in a hit and run accident, it's important you stay calm and remember as many details as you can. According to Erie Insurance, here are the important steps to take if you're ever involved in a hit-and-run accident:
- Stay calm
- Stay where you are
- Remember the details
- Find witnesses
- Call the police
- Take photos
- Contact your insurance
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