Arrest made after CCSU student hit by car


NEWINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) — An arrest was made after a Central Connecticut State University Student was struck by a motor vehicle on Saturday evening.

The Newington Police Department officers arrived on scene to the area of Fenn Road and Myra Cohen Way to discover the victim unconscious on the ground. The victim, 21-year-old Matthew McGovern, of Unionville, was tended to by officers and was transported to the hospital.Related Content: Person hit by driver under the influence

The driver of the vehicle, Sergiy Svystun, 29, was placed under arrest for operating under the influence. The Mid State Accident Reconstruction Squad is investigating the accident further. Additional charges are pending and any witnesses with information regarding the incident are asked to contact the Newington Police Department at 860-594-6208.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


13 Hartford police recruits continue training amid pandemic

News /

“Little Pantries” popping up to help neighbors all over Hartford county

News /

President of CT Trolley Museum

News /

Ct Trolley Museum turns 80 this year

News /

Web Extra: Interview with East Windsor First Selectman Justin Bowsza

News /

Hartford PD: Black bear spotted in Tower Avenue area

News /
More Hartford

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss