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Bridgeport – Motorist Injured In Shooting Incident

A motorist was hospitalized following a shooting incident in Bridgeport yesterday evening.

At around 7:44 p.m., authorities received reports of a shooting near the intersection of Pine Street and Hancock Avenue. Initials reports suggest a female motorist was injured when an unidentified assailant shot at her vehicle. The driver sustained multiple lacerations from shattered glass but was able to drive herself to Bridgeport Hospital. Medical personnel has since tended to the victim’s injuries. No word yet on the status or location of the assailant. Officials are investigating the assault and are asking witnesses to contact them as soon as possible.

This is just one of many possible scenarios that result in injuries to motorists or pedestrians. Many of these cases involve some form of negligence, and that makes apprehending suspects/culprits crucial in preventing future incidents. That said, if any of us are injured in similar situations, there are legal experts who can evaluate our cases and suggest appropriate courses of action. These avenues can help us cope, emotionally and financially, until we eventually find closure.

If you or someone you care about was injured in an accident, you may need help navigating the complex challenges of paying for your medical bills, recouping your lost wages, and regaining your quality of life. The Connecticut attorneys with Jonathan Perkins Injury Lawyers can help you through this process, working to hold the responsible party accountable for the pain and suffering you have had to endure. Call 800-PERKINS for a free consultation with a lawyer today.

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