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Bridgeport – Trucks Crash On Highway

Two trucks collided on the highway in Bridgeport last Friday morning.

At approximately 9:20 a.m., authorities dispatched fire and EMS crews to the southbound lanes of Route 8 after receiving reports of a crash that occurred just before Exit 2. According to responders, two trucks collided in the area, forcing one of the vehicles to roll over. Two lanes of the highway were blocked due to the crash, and this resulted in heavy delays stretching back around two miles. Medical personnel quickly tended to everyone injured in the incident. All lanes have since been cleared. The crash is still under investigation. Updates will be provided once officials release more information.

Accidents similar to this frequently occur on various roadways in the state, and these almost always result in injuries. Authorities will always work hard to identify the causes of these crashes as the information they collect can help improve road safety for everyone. Identifying culprits can also benefit crash victims as they can be entitled to various legal options in cases where DUI, reckless behavior or negligence have been established.

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.


Bridgeport – Evening Highway Crash

State and local officials responded to a highway crash in Bridgeport yesterday evening.

At around 7:50 p.m., fire and EMS crews were dispatched to the northbound lanes of I-95 to assist motorists involved in a crash between Exits 27 and 28. Injuries were reported, and medical personnel quickly attended to everyone affected by the crash. The incident forced the closure of two right lanes to facilitate an investigation into its cause. Officials have yet to specify the number of vehicles and motorists involved in the incident and will do so when appropriate. This post will be updated once more information becomes available.

Authorities handling this case immediately advised motorists near the crash scene to look for alternate routes. This highlights the need for officials to process and clear accident sites as quickly as possible: to eliminate, or at least reduce, collateral effects such as heavy delays and the higher risk of additional accidents. Of course, identifying the causes of these incidents will always be a priority for law enforcement, and this can benefit aggrieved parties by allowing them certain legal options they can explore to help them 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.


Bridgeport – Vehicle Collision

Two vehicles collided in Bridgeport early Sunday morning.

At around 1:39 p.m., authorities were alerted to an accident on Capitol Avenue, near its intersection with Lindley Street. Two cars collided in the area, resulting in injuries to one motorist. Emergency personnel quickly arrived to tend to everyone affected by the crash. The crash site has since been cleared, but authorities are still investigating the incident. Police are encouraging anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact them as soon as possible.

In some cases, authorities need the help of the public in investigating road accidents as accurately identifying crash suspects/culprits is an important goal. Establishing accountability will not only help officials seek justice for those affected by these incidents, but this will also allow injured parties to explore various legal options that can help them find closure.

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.


Bridgeport – Child Pedestrian Hit By Car

A child was hit by a car that fled from the scene in Bridgeport yesterday evening.

At approximately 9:12 p.m., authorities were alerted to an incident that occurred in front of 3186 East Main Street and immediately sent medical personnel to the area. According to reports, a 6-year-old child was hit by a vehicle, whose driver then fled the area. EMS crews quickly arrived at the scene and have since tended to the victim’s injuries, although the child’s current status has yet to be disclosed. Officials are now investigating the accident and looking for the hit-and-run suspect/vehicle. They are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them as soon as possible.

Pedestrian accidents almost always result in serious injuries, and cases against culprits are only aggravated by instances of hit-and-run. It pays to be aware of these scenarios so that we are aware of our options if ever this happens to us or our loved ones. Aside from following these cases, talking to legal experts can also be beneficial.

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.


Bridgeport – Pedestrian Shot By Suspects In Vehicle

A pedestrian was shot at and injured in Bridgeport yesterday afternoon.

At approximately 2:43 p.m., authorities were alerted to an incident on Tudor Street and immediately sent officers to the area. According to them, a pedestrian was injured when he was allegedly shot at by suspects in a vehicle. The victim was able to walk to Remington Street after the shooting, after which responders took him to the hospital for treatment. Witnesses at the scene identified the suspects as teenagers. Authorities are currently investigating the incident and are asking other possible witnesses to contact them right away.

Investigators handling this case have yet to determine if there was a specific motive to the incident or if it was just a random drive-by. That said, once authorities establish accountability in this case, the victim may have options his legal counsel can discuss with him.

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.


Bridgeport – Multiple-Vehicle Accident

Emergency crews responded to a multi-vehicle crash in Bridgeport late yesterday evening.

At approximately 9:22 p.m., authorities were alerted to an accident on the northbound lanes of I-95 and immediately dispatched fire and EMS crews to the area. According to them, several vehicles collided at Exit 27A, resulting in injuries. Motorists affected by the incident have since been tended to by medical personnel, while other safety crews have cleared the scene. The crash is currently under investigation. We’ve yet to receive word on the identities of victims or the extent of their injuries. This story will be updated once officials release more information.

According to authorities, this section of I-95, particularly at Exit 27A, is prone to accidents. Identifying the causes of these incidents is imperative if the goal of state and local officials is to improve road safety in the area. Having said that, establishing accountability can also benefit people injured in these situations as they may have the option of filing for damages if legal experts discover negligence in any of these cases.

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.


Bridgeport – Teen Pedestrian Hit By Car

A 16-year-old pedestrian was hit by a passing car in Bridgeport yesterday evening.

The incident occurred on Boston Avenue (Route 1), just in front of Lakeview Cemetery, at approximately 7:50 p.m. According to officials, the driver of the vehicle immediately fled the area after the hit, going down Central Avenue. The suspect was eventually apprehended at the intersection of Stillman and Pembroke Streets. The case is currently under investigation. This story will be updated as soon as more information becomes available.

Pedestrian accidents almost always result in injuries. As an appropriate response, authorities would always investigate these incidents thoroughly with the goal of bringing suspects/culprits to justice. This would also allow pedestrians injured in similar situations to file for damages in cases where negligence has been established.

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.


Bridgeport – State Employee Injured On Highway

A highway worker was injured in an accident in Bridgeport late yesterday evening.

Reports just came in of a highway accident that injured a state employee. According to officials, the incident occurred on the southbound side of the Route 8/Route 25 connector, just before Exit 5. The victim was injured after a car crash that involved a still unspecified number of vehicles. Fire and EMS crews have arrived at the scene to assist everyone affected by the incident, while officials have started their investigation into the possible cause of the crash. The identity of the state employee has yet to be disclosed. This story will be updated as more information comes in.

Highway driving inherently poses more risks to everyone, be it motorists or road workers. Investigators are still studying this incident and will look at all angles before making a conclusion. Suffice it to say, if they discover reckless behavior, negligence, or even DUI, the victim may have options that can be discussed with legal experts.

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.


Bridgeport – Pedestrian Hit by Distressed Driver

A pedestrian was hit by a motorist in Bridgeport yesterday evening.

At approximately 8:49 p.m., a motorist traveling on Fairfield Avenue (Route 130) reportedly experienced a seizure while driving, hitting a pedestrian near Main Street. The victim was trapped under the vehicle for a while but was able to self-extricate. Emergency crews quickly responded to the area and assisted everyone involved in the incident. Officials have withheld the identities of the driver and pedestrian pending a thorough investigation. More details will be released as they become available.

Details already available in this case seem to identify the driver of the vehicle as the culprit. That said, authorities will look at all possibilities before making a conclusion. Whatever the outcome, if they discover negligence, DUI or reckless behavior not attributed to the victim, he/she may have options that can be discussed with 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.


Bridgeport – Head Injury After Incident

A man incurred a serious head injury in Bridgeport yesterday evening.

At approximately 8:14 p.m., Bridgeport Police received reports of a person injured on Putnam Street and dispatched EMS crews to the area. Responders discovered a man with a serious head injury after he was reportedly hit by a still-unidentified assailant using a baseball bat. The victim has since been tended to by medical personnel. His status has yet to be disclosed by officials. The incident is currently being investigated, and authorities are asking possible witnesses to contact them as soon as possible.

Local police have yet to identify the circumstances that resulted in the victim getting assaulted on the road. Suffice it to say, if investigators discover reckless behavior or negligence, the victim may have options he can explore, including damage claims, once he consults a legal expert.

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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