Public asked for help to solve fatal hit-and-run

State Police are asking the public for help in locating a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a Prospect woman last Friday as she was snow-blowing her driveway.

Callers told 911 dispatchers that an elderly woman was lying on the ground in the road near the intersection of Straitsville Road and Route 68 in Prospect at 8:30 pm. on Feb. 8..

State troopers, along with Prospect police responded to the scene and determined that the woman suffered fatal injuries as a result of being struck by a motor vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to please contact the Prospect Resident Trooper’s Office at 203-758-6150 or Troop I- Bethany at 203-393-4200.  All calls will be kept confidential.

Frank Juliano