Pedestrian hit while crossing road in East Lyme
East Lyme - A 27-year-old Niantic man suffered a broken leg and facial injuries after police said he was hit by a vehicle Tuesday while walking across an East Lyme intersection.
Trevor Blize, of 215 Main St. in Niantic was taken by a Niantic Fire Department Ambulance to Lawrence + Memorial Hospital in New London for treatment following the 6:09 p.m. accident, police said.
East Lyme police said Blize was hit by an eastbound Honda Odyssey driven by Bekure Williams, 37, of Waterford, at the intersection of Main Street and Pennsylvania Avenue. The vehicle sustained damage to the front hood and windshield.
Police issued Blize, who they said was not in a crosswalk, a warning for not granting right of way.
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Two men were involved in a verbal altercation that later became physical.
Dezmond Spaulding, 16, is described as a Hispanic male with red hair and brown eyes. He is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs about 125 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black hat with red trim, a red tank top, gray sweatpants and maroon sneakers.
Police are seeking the public's help in locating Craig Cross, described as a black male with black hair and brown eyes, 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighing 210 pounds. Police did not provide a description of his clothing.