Berlin police seek hit-and-run suspect, close River Road East

1 min read

BERLIN — A stretch of River Rd E between Marlboro Rd and Gates Pond Rd was closed to all traffic Saturday following a motor vehicle accident, according to the Berlin Police Department.

Authorities reported that the driver fled the scene on foot and is described as a male wearing an orange jacket or sweater.

The Berlin Police are urging anyone who witnesses suspicious activity to call 911 immediately.

K9 units have been deployed in the search for the suspect.

Police are asking residents and travelers to avoid the area to ensure a safe and efficient operation.

The circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation, and no further details about the incident or the suspect have been released at this time.

Motorists are advised to seek alternative routes until the road is reopened.

The Berlin Police Department will provide updates as the situation develops and the roadway is cleared.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.