Norwalk Police arrest driver involved in Friday night hit and run

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UPDATE: Police have arrested the driver involved in this hit and run.

Hugo Cruz-Gregorio, 33, of Norwalk is charged with driving under the influence, evading resulting in death, and other motor vehicle charges.

He is being held on $750,000 bond.

NORWALK- A car accident involving pedestrians occurred in the area of 50 Woodward Avenue around 8:30 pm on Friday, Oct. 24.

Following numerous 911 calls, Norwalk Police, Fire and EMS arrived on scene and found three victims.  The driver of the vehicle had fled the scene; EMS transported the victims to Norwalk Hospital.

One of the victims died from their injuries while the other two sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Woodward Avenue is closed from Grove St. to Burritt Ave.  The investigation into the crash is on-going and a person of interest has been detained.  Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Norwalk Police Department at 203-854-3114 or The Norwalk Police Tipline at 203-854-3111.

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