Police: Bridgeport hit-and-run victim dies

(WTNH/ File)
(WTNH/ File)

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Police in Bridgeport say a 22-year-old man struck by a speeding car that fled the scene has died.

Kyle Williams Jr. died Tuesday at Bridgeport Hospital. He was struck at about 4:40 a.m. Saturday.

Police say witnesses said the car accelerated through the intersection as the traffic light changed. The driver applied the brakes after hitting the victim, and then fled the scene.

No arrests have been made.

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