Officer involved in accident with pedestrian - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Officer involved in accident with pedestrian


Middletown police are investigating an accident that occurred early Friday morning involving a pedestrian and a city police cruiser.

The crash occurred at the intersection of Newfield and Washington streets around 5 a.m., police said.

The victim was taken to Middlesex Hospital with minor injuries.

It is unknown if charges will be filed against Middletown police officer. 

Newfield Street was temporarily closed while officers completed their investigation, but the road has since reopened.

The Middletown Police Traffic Division is investigating the accident and anyone with any information is asked to call police at 860-344-3200.

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