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Danbury – Serious Injuries In Pedestrian Incident

A person was trapped under a vehicle following an accident in Danbury last Friday.

At round 5:30 p.m., authorities received calls about an accident in the vicinity of the North Street Shopping Center. Emergency teams were quickly dispatched to the area and discovered a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle traveling on Padanaram Road. The victim was trapped under the striking vehicle and had to be extricated by firefighters. No word yet on hospitalization, but witnesses report the pedestrian incurred serious injuries. The area was cleared just before 7:00 p.m. The case is currently under investigation. Officials have yet to release additional information and will do so in due time.

Pedestrian accidents almost always result in injuries, so it’s only appropriate to investigate these incidents for possible DUI, reckless behavior, or negligence. The involvement of any of these factors may also allow injured parties to file claims against liable parties. These are scenarios we can discuss with legal experts so consulting them makes sense in these challenging 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.


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