Bridgeport pedestrian struck by SUV

Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — A Bridgeport man is in critical condition after being hit by a SUV Thursday night.

Police responded to a serious motor vehicle accident in the area of State Street and Iranistan Avenue shortly before 8:30 p.m. on Thursday night

The driver of a BMW sports utility vehicle was heading east on State Street and struck a pedestrian walking in the right lane, police said.

The pedestrian is identified as Andres Nunez, 38, of Lewis Street. He suffered a severe head injury and was in critical condition.

The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene and the victim was sent to Bridgeport Hospital.

This accident remains under investigation

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