19-year-old killed in Bridgeport hit-and-run

- FILE - Bridgeport police (WTNH)

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — A 19-year-old has died after he was hit by a car Wednesday night.

Bridgeport police say 19-year-old Ismael Colon of Bridgeport was crossing Washington Avenue at Pequonnock Street when he was hit by a gray or silver SUV. Police say the SUV did not stop and continued on Washington Avenue toward Coleman Street.

Colon suffered head and brain trauma and was taken to Saint Vincent’s Hospital where he died.

Anyone who witnessed this hit and run is asked to call police at (203)576-TIPS or (203)576-8477. All calls will remain confidential.