Naugatuck police looking for hit-and-run driver

Naugatuck police are searching for the driver of this Subaru, which was possibly involved in a hit-and-run accident on Church Street Tuesday. –CONTRIBUTED

NAUGATUCK — Police are searching for the owner of a red Subaru wagon involved in a hit-and-run accident Tuesday.

The Subaru, which is possibly an Impreza, sideswiped another car in front of the executive offices of Ion Bank at 251 Church Street around 1:30 p.m., police said.

A witness told police that the Subaru sped recklessly from the scene and described the operator as a younger woman, possibly Hispanic.

Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact the Naugatuck Police Department at 203-729-5221 or the department’s confidential tip line at 203-720-1010.