Bridgeport – Pedestrian Accident
A pedestrian was hit by a car in Bridgeport yesterday evening.
At approximately 6:00 p.m., local authorities were alerted to an accident on Fairfield Avenue (Route 130). Emergency responders quickly arrived in the area and discovered a pedestrian who was hit by a passing vehicle near Mountain Grove Street. Details have yet to be released, but injuries were reported and EMS support was requested by officials. Everyone affected by the incident has since been tended to by authorities, and the incident is currently being investigated. This port will be updated as soon as officials release more info.
Authorities have yet to describe the extent of injuries incurred by involved parties in this incident. That said, pedestrian accidents almost always result in injuries, and investigators are expected to establish liability promptly so that culprits can be brought to justice. It’s also important to note that in cases where DUI, reckless behavior or negligence are identified, injured parties may also have the option of filing for damages under proper circumstances.
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.Note: Our blog reports on a variety of sensitive stories with the goal of raising awareness of accidents and the repercussions they can have. We use real news articles as our sources. Should a story be updated or a post on our site be inaccurate, please let us know so we can update our post. Our blog is not intended to be read as legal advice.