Stamford – Teenager Injured In Pedestrian Accident
A teenage girl was hit by a vehicle in Stamford last Thursday evening.
The incident occurred near the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Richmond Hill Avenue. At approximately 11:40 p.m., a 17-year old pedestrian was walking on Washington Boulevard when she was hit by a car traveling north on that road. She sustained fractures on her arm and leg. Emergency crews have since tended to her injuries. The incident is currently being investigated by officials. Updates will be provided as they become available.
Authorities handling this case are now reviewing video footage that will help them establish liability in the incident. This is particularly important because if investigators discover reckless or negligent behavior, the injured pedestrian may have the option of filing for damages with the help of expert legal counsel.
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.