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Danbury – Fatal Pedestrian Accident

A senior died in a pedestrian incident in Danbury last Friday evening.

At around 8:00 p.m., 71-year-old Dona Kramer of Ohio was attempting to cross Federal Road, near Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana, when she was struck by a 2001 Chevrolet Silverado driven by a still-unidentified motorist. Kramer was seriously hurt in the crash and was immediately transported to Danbury Hospital where she eventually died from her injuries. According to officials, the driver was unable to avoid the pedestrian when she appeared in his/her view. The incident is still under investigation.

Authorities have yet to determine the cause of this incident and will continue to investigate until the cause is identified accurately. In this and other similar cases where causes are not readily apparent, investigators will have to look at all angles, including product defects, driver negligence, and even inadequate road signs. Of course, these are just a few of many possibilities. Whatever the outcome, the involvement of any form of negligence can enable injured parties to file for 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.

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