Man Hospitalized After Striking 15 Vehicles

 Monday, June 15, 2015

 Hartford Courant

A number of drivers in West Haven were treated for minor injuries after a pickup struck several cars on Main Street on Saturday. Police said that at 2:50 p.m. the driver of a Chevy pickup hit a car behind American Legion Hall then travelled east onto Main Street striking several other vehicles in the process. He then came to a rest on Washington Avenue near Washington Manor, police said. The man appeared to be under the influence or possibly suffering from a medical condition when the officers arrived, police said. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

West Haven police said occupants of the struck vehicles sustained minor injuries.

A total of 15 vehicles were hit, although police did not state how many occupants were injured.

Police did not identify the driver, however the investigation is ongoing and charges may be filed.