Man seriously injured in New London hit and run

New London

A pedestrian was seriously injured in a hit and run in New London early Monday morning.

Police say that at around 1:16 a.m., officers responded to the area of Shaw Street and Hamilton Street for a man who had been hit by a motor vehicle. 

The car fled the scene before police arrived. No driver or vehicle description has been given at this time, according to police.

The pedestrian was taken to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital before being transferred to Yale New Haven Hospital for serious injuries. His current condition and identity are unknown.

Police ask anyone with information on the accident to call New London police at (860) 447-5269, or text Tip411(847411). 

The hit and run remains under investigation. 

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