Police say a possible hit-and-run in Connecticut left a man in critical condition

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Police say a possible hit-and-run in Connecticut has left a man in critical condition.

Authorities were called to a New Haven street around 3:40 a.m. when a passing motorist found a man unconscious and bleeding from his ears.

The man has been rushed to an area hospital for treatment. WTIC-TV has identified him as 46-year-old Helmer Castillo-Espinoza of New Haven.

Police say it does not appear that Castillo-Espinoza was assaulted.

An investigation is ongoing.