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Man Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Vehicle Near Home Depot

Grasmere Avenue near the Home Depot exit in Fairfield.
Grasmere Avenue near the Home Depot exit in Fairfield. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

A man suffered seriously injured after he was hit by a vehicle near a busy Home Depot in Fairfield County.

It happened on Saturday, Feb. 29 in Fairfield.

Several 911 calls reported a bicyclist struck by a motor vehicle on Grasmere Avenue near the Home Depot Exit in Fairfield.

First responding Town of Fairfield officers located the victim, later identified as Brooks Adams, 50, of Bridgeport, lying on the ground next to a vehicle with severe injuries to his head, face, abdomen, and extremities, according to police. 

The bicycle, which appeared to have been run over, was found under a vehicle 

Preliminary investigation revealed that the vehicle, driven by Michel Carrie, 60, of Westport, was exiting the parking lot of Home Depot on the Grasmere Avenue side when his collided with Adams, police said.

Adams was taken to Bridgeport Hospital by AMR Ambulance and is currently listed in serious but stable condition.

The collision is under investigation by the Fairfield Police Crash Reconstruction Unit.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact Sgt. Michael Paris at 203-254-4862 or mparis@fairfieldct.org.

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