Stratford – Pedestrian Hit-And-Run
A pedestrian was struck by a passing vehicle in Stratford yesterday evening.
At 6:11 p.m., authorities responded to reports of a crash on Honeyspot Road. According to officials, a pedestrian was struck and injured by a pickup truck whose driver tried to flee the crash site. Emergency personnel was requested on-site to assist the victim while field officers searched for the erring driver. The hit-and-run suspect was eventually located and apprehended a short time later. Officials have yet to identify anyone and are still investigating the incident. This post will be updated as soon as more info becomes available.
Regardless of crash severity and other circumstances, hit-and-run suspects have to be apprehended so that future accidents can be prevented. These negligent individuals should be made liable for their actions and can face charges filed by both the state and aggrieved parties. Debilitating injuries, in particular, can allow victims to explore and pursue various claims with the help of expert counsel.
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