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Bridgeport – Trucks Crash On Highway

Two trucks collided on the highway in Bridgeport last Friday morning.

At approximately 9:20 a.m., authorities dispatched fire and EMS crews to the southbound lanes of Route 8 after receiving reports of a crash that occurred just before Exit 2. According to responders, two trucks collided in the area, forcing one of the vehicles to roll over. Two lanes of the highway were blocked due to the crash, and this resulted in heavy delays stretching back around two miles. Medical personnel quickly tended to everyone injured in the incident. All lanes have since been cleared. The crash is still under investigation. Updates will be provided once officials release more information.

Accidents similar to this frequently occur on various roadways in the state, and these almost always result in injuries. Authorities will always work hard to identify the causes of these crashes as the information they collect can help improve road safety for everyone. Identifying culprits can also benefit crash victims as they can be entitled to various legal options in cases where DUI, reckless behavior or negligence have been established.

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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