New Haven – Fatal Pedestrian Accident
A pedestrian was hit by two vehicles in New Haven late Saturday evening.
Authorities responded to reports of an accident on Ella Grasso Boulevard (Route 10) and discovered a 42-year-old man who was killed after two vehicles hit him. The victim was immediately transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. One vehicle stayed at the accident scene; its driver has cooperated with officials. The second vehicle didn’t stop and fled the area. The crash is still being investigated. Authorities are asking anyone who may have information about the hit-and-run vehicle/suspect to contact them as soon as possible.
Pedestrian accidents are frequently deadly, and instances of hit-and-run will only aggravate cases against motorists involved in these incidents. It’s important that pedestrians are aware of their legal rights and options if ever they are involved in similar situations. In cases of pedestrian deaths, families of victims can consult legal experts to determine what they can do to find closure after these unfortunate 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.