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Regional Hospice Offers Reward For Information On Danbury Hit-And-Run Death

A reward is being offered for information about the hit-and-run death of Rachel Sack.
A scholarship fund has been established for the infant son of Rachel Sack, who was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Danbury.
Danbury police have released a surveillance photo of a white van that is believed to have been involved in the accident . Photo Credit: Danbury Police Department
The reward poster in Spanish.
The scholarship fund poster in Spanish.
The reward poster in Portuguese.
The scholarship fund poster in Portuguese.

DANBURY, Conn. -- The employees at the Regional Hospice and Home Care in Danbury have created a reward fund for information on the hit-and-run death of their co-worker, the mother of an infant. 

Rachel Sack, a 23-year-old Bethel woman, was killed by while she was walking just before midnight Friday, Nov. 7, on South Street, just south of Great Pasture Road and Michaels II Cafe.  

They have also created a scholarship fund to benefit her young son, Jackson, who is now 11 weeks old. 

Danbury police released a surveillance photo of a white van that is believed to have been involved in the accident. Police described the vehicle as a white van with a ladder rack and passenger side windows. (It can be seen in the thirs photo above.)

The van was traveling south on South Street toward Bethel when it struck and killed Sack, police said. 

Sack worked as a certified nursing assistant with Regional Hospice and Home Care of Western Connecticut. 

Donations can be made in care of Rachel Sacks Reward Fund and/or to the Jackson Scholarship Fund, Union Savings Bank, Attention: Main Office, 226 Main St., Danbury, CT 06810.

The Danbury Police are asking all witnesses or persons with information about this fatal accident to contact Sgt. Rory DeRocco at 203-797-2157 or

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