Hamden Police - News Release
CONTACT: Sean J. Dolan – Public Information Officer
PIO #: 22-028
On March 18, 2022 at approximately 8:45 PM, Hamden Police Officers responded to the 1400 block of Whitney Avenue for a bicyclist struck. The preliminary investigation revealed that the bicyclist was traveling south on Whitney Avenue, when he was struck by a vehicle which was also traveling southbound. The offending vehicle fled the scene and is suspected to have front-end and passenger-side damage. A passerby noticed the victim on the side of the road and called 911. The victim was transported by ambulance to the hospital with serious injuries.
Anyone that may have witnessed the accident, or that has any information pertaining to this investigation, is encouraged to call the Hamden Police Department at 203-230-4000. Callers may remain anonymous.
Officer Kevin Hall is the lead investigator of the accident.