Danbury – Pedestrian Incident
A person was hospitalized following an accident in Danbury yesterday afternoon.
Emergency crews were dispatched to the intersection of Patch Street and Balmforth Avenue after authorities received reports of an injured pedestrian in the area. At approximately 3:25 p.m., one person was struck by a passing car, sustaining serious injuries in the hit. The victim was immediately transported to the hospital by responders. No word yet on the current status of the victim or the location of the striking vehicle. The case is currently under active investigation. Officials will release more info when appropriate.
Pedestrian accidents frequently occur at intersections. In this case, and based on available data, the incident site doesn’t have pedestrian markings/signs that might have prevented this event. In any case, it’s important for us to be aware of our legal options if ever we are injured as pedestrians, particularly when we are involved in instances of reckless or negligent behavior.
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.