Elm City Police Probe Fatal Hit And Run

(New Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in New Haven are investigating a fatal hit and run accident.

Around 10:00 Tuesday night, officers were dispatched to Ella T. Grasso Boulevard near Orange Avenue to investigate the accident.

Police say 49-year-old Frank Aceto was attempting to cross the Boulevard when he was struck.

He was not in a delineated crosswalk.

Officers say the driver of the small red Honda that hit Aceto was last seen traveling south on the Boulevard.

Police say Aceto’s last known address was in Wallingford but they don’t have any other information, including a description of the offending driver

They’ve also been unable to reach any family and they say the victim may have been homeless.

Anyone with any information is urged to get in touch with New Haven Police.


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