New London Man Charged With DUI After Hitting Pedestrian

Aaron Kupec
October 02, 2019 - 9:12 am

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NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - New London police have arrested a city man on a DUI charge, after he allegedly struck a pedestrian Tuesday night.

The victim was initially pinned under the vehicle on Bayonet Street near the New London Mall shortly after 10 p.m., said police. The victim was hospitalized in critical condition, said police.

The driver is identified by police as Michael Meare, 37, of New London.