Willimantic PD search for suspect involved in deadly hit-and-run


WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (WTNH) – Willimantic police have released video footage of a car reportedly involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash that happened on Thursday.

On Thursday around 10 p.m., officers responded to Main Street after a man was found on the side of the roadway.

Officers found the man on the side of the road and he was later pronounced dead.

Police have only identified the victim as a 54-year-old resident of Coventry.

On Friday, Willimantic police was able to identify the suspect vehicle as a white SUV of an unknown make and model.

It’s unknown at this time if the car had any damage.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact police at 860-465-3135.

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