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Southington – Utility Pole Crash

A vehicle crashed into a utility pole in Southington yesterday evening.

At 6:45 p.m. Wednesday evening, a vehicle traveling on Sun Valley Drive veered off the road and crashed into a utility pole, breaking the structure and causing an outage that affected at least 20 customers. It’s not yet clear how many people were in the car at the time of the crash, but at least one person was taken to the Hospital of Central Connecticut by emergency responders. Repair crews from Eversource have since been requested on-site to fix the damaged pole, while other teams have since been tasked to clear the roadway. Officials have yet to identify anyone and are expected to release more info in due time.

Many road-related incidents can result in unexpected collateral damage and can affect more people than is immediately apparent. Suffice it to say, future incidents can only be prevented if liable parties are identified and apprehended. If any of us are involved in similar situations, consulting legal experts will help us understand the ramifications of these cases and how to best approach them.

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.

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