New Haven police investigating hit-and-run that left victim in critical condition
NEW HAVEN – Police are investigating a possible hit-and-run that left a New Haven man lying in the street early Monday morning.
At 3:40 a.m. officers were called to Grand Avenue to find 46-year-old Helmer Ivan Castillo-Espinoza of New Haven. A passing motorist had called police saying he saw a man unconscious and bleeding from his ears.
Officers called an ambulance to the scene to bring Castillo-Espinoza to the hospital. He is in critical condition.
The Crash Reconstruction Team is conducting the investigation and suspect a possible hit-and-run.
It does not appear Castillo-Espinoza was assaulted.
This is still under investigation.