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Norwich – Truck Accident Victim Identified

The victim of last Monday’s highway accident in Norwich has now been identified.

61-year-old Robert P. Neubig of Wallingford was driving a tractor-trailer south on I-395 when he lost control of his vehicle near Exit 11. Neubig sustained critical injuries in the crash and died soon after. The truck caught fire and blocked the entire southbound side of the highway after the crash but has since been cleared. The case is still under investigation. Further updates will be provided as they become available.

Details regarding this incident are pointing to various factors that may have caused the crash. Suffice it to say, authorities will investigate all possibilities in this accident as accurately identifying the cause can help them make highway driving safer for everyone. In other situations similar to this, motorists who are injured may have the option of filing for damages if legal experts deem it appropriate.

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.


Westport – Highway Truck Crash

Reports just came in of a highway accident in Westport earlier today.

The incident was reported at approximately 12:23 a.m. and occurred on the southbound side of I-95 crossing Westport, about half a mile before Exit 17 (Saugatuck Avenue). Fire and EMS crews have already been dispatched to the area to assist those injured in the incident which reportedly involved a truck. State and local officials have also started clearing operations in the area, although the incident is still being investigated. Authorities will release more information as they become available.

Clearing crash sites promptly, particularly on major thoroughfares, is a primary goal for accident responders. That said, the welfare of motorists injured in these incidents will always be a priority, as well as identifying the causes of these accidents. This is also very important to motorists because it can open up various courses of action that victims or their families can discuss with their legal counsel.

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.


Norwich – Truck Crash With Fatality

A motorist was killed in a truck accident in Norwich yesterday.

State police quickly responded to the area near Exit 11 of the southbound side of I-395 and discovered a tractor-trailer that had crashed. This prompted authorities to close down the highway up to Exit 14 for several hours after the incident. According to reports, one person was killed in the accident. Details are currently scarce — officials have yet to identify people involved pending a thorough investigation. Updates will be released as they become available.

Highway accidents involving trucks; tractor-trailers, in particular; can frequently result in heavy damage and serious injuries. Authorities work on preventing these incidents by identifying and promptly addressing crash causes/culprits. It pays to be aware of this because victims of these unfortunate incidents can consult legal experts to determine if they can file for damages/compensation.

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.


Cromwell – Highway Crash Update

Authorities have just identified the victim of last Tuesday’s crash in Cromwell.

36-year-old Diego Rivera was driving a tractor-trailer, traveling south on I-91, when he collided with another vehicle near Exit 21. A pickup truck driven by 62-year-old Assunto Cecere-Palazzo suddenly swerved and hit Rivera’s vehicle, forcing the semi to hit a guardrail before falling down an embankment. Rivera sustained serious injuries and had to be airlifted (LifeStar) to St. Francis Hospital for treatment. Cecere-Pallazo also sustained injuries after his truck hit a guardrail and was also transported to the hospital. The accident remains under investigation. Officials are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them as soon as possible.

The details about this case already available to the public highlight many of the circumstances that precede road accidents that result in serious injuries. Authorities will always investigate these incidents thoroughly so that they can gather information that can help prevent future accidents. It’s also important to note that any instance of reckless driving, DUI or negligence can entitle victims/aggrieved parties to compensation/damages as deemed appropriate by legal experts.

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.


Cromwell – Overturned Semi In Highway Crash

An accident closed down I-91 in Cromwell yesterday afternoon.

The crash occurred on the southbound side of the highway, between exits 21 and 20. According to authorities, a tractor-trailer overturned, resulting in heavy delays that lasted several hours. Emergency crews quickly arrived to attend to everyone involved in the crash, and LifeStar support was also requested. The identity of those involved and the severity of their injuries have yet to be disclosed by officials pending an investigation. Updates will be released when appropriate.

Authorities requesting ancillary support services, like LifeStar, almost always indicates serious or critical injuries that require prompt attention. Taking note of this is important because once officials investigate these incidents, and if product defects or negligence is discovered, injured motorists would have the option of filing for damages if their legal counsel deems it appropriate.

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.


Greenwich – Highway Truck Crash

A highway accident resulted in massive delays in Greenwich yesterday morning.

The incident occurred on I-95 crossing Greenwich, just before exit 2. A tractor-trailer collided with another vehicle, resulting in closure of the right lane. Injuries were reported by officials, and emergency crews have tended to those involved in the crash. Authorities were able to clear the scene a short time later. Officials will release more information about the incident, including the identities of those involved, when appropriate.

Highway accidents involving large vehicles can cause heavy delays and serious injuries, so authorities will always focus on alleviating these two issues as quickly as possible. That said, accurately identifying the causes of these incidents is a priority: to prevent future accidents from happening, and to help victims find closure after these events.

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.


Manchester – Rollover Crash Update

The victim of a recent highway crash in Manchester has just been identified.

59-year-old Mark Geanakakis was driving his SUV north on I-84 crossing Manchester, just past exit 63, when he was rear-ended by another SUV driven by 37-year-old Jermaine Clark. The collision forced his vehicle to roll over, throwing him off the vehicle. Geanakakis sustained serious injuries in the incident and was immediately taken to Hartford Hospital for treatment. His SUV also caught fire in the crash. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the crash and will release more updates when they become available.

This recent case highlights many of the circumstances that surround accidents that result in injuries to motorists. We need to be aware of these cases if ever we or our loved ones are involved in similar situations.

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.


Georgetown – Truck Rollover Causes Injuries

A truck rolled over in Georgetown yesterday afternoon.

The incident occurred on Georgetown Road (Route 57), near its intersection with Redding Road (Route 107). According to authorities, the truck suddenly swerved off the road, rolling over before falling into an embankment. The truck also had a fuel leak and caught fire after the crash. The driver sustained injuries in the incident and has been tended to by medical crews. Officials immediately cordoned off the area to facilitate the truck’s extraction. The site has since been cleared. Authorities have yet to identify the driver and will do so after a thorough investigation of the accident.

As shown in this case, truck accidents can cause serious injuries and heavy collateral damage, so preventing future incidents from happening requires prompt identification of causes/culprits. It’s also important to note that negligence can enable injured parties to file for damages/compensation with the help of expert legal counsel.

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.


Suffield – Crash Fatality Identified

The victim of a recent crash in Suffield has been identified.

A motorist driving a Jeep Wrangler struck a utility pole in the area of 1324 South Grand Street last Sunday afternoon. The crash forced the vehicle to roll over. Its driver, 36-year-old Angelo LaBella, sustained injuries in the accident. Emergency crews immediately transported him to the hospital where he died soon after. The accident remains under investigation, and officials are asking anyone who may have information about the crash to contact them as soon as possible.

Single-vehicle accidents are investigated for possible product/vehicle defects. Of course, authorities will always study all possibilities in these cases. That said, any form of negligence opens up various avenues that injured parties can explore with their legal counsel, including filing for compensation.

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.


Hamden – Truck Accident On Highway

A truck rolled over on the highway in Hamden yesterday.

Fire crews responded to reports of a crash on the westbound side of Route 40 and discovered a box truck that rolled over, trapping its driver inside. Emergency crews had to cut off the roof of the vehicle to extricate the occupant. The victim has since been transported to the hospital for treatment. Officials also had to deal with leaking fuel tanks and advised other motorists to avoid the area. The crash is currently under investigation. Authorities will release updates as they become available.

Truck accidents are always investigated for possible product/vehicle defects as these factors have caused similar incidents in the past. That said, if authorities discover any form of negligence in these cases, those injured may have the option of filing for damages/compensation under appropriate 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.

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