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Simsbury – Pedestrian Crash Victims Identified

Authorities just released an update regarding last Wednesday’s pedestrian incident in Simsbury.

Two people were attempting to cross Hopmeadow Street, just in front of the town hall buildings, when they were struck by a vehicle. Officials have now identified the victims as 27-year-old Nicholas Volpe and 28-year-old Svenja Volpe of Simsbury. Both sustained injuries in the incident: Nicholas was airlifted (LifeStar) to Hartford Hospital, while Svenja was taken by ambulance to St. Francis Hospital. The driver of the vehicle immediately stopped and is cooperating with the investigation. Additional updates will be provided as more info becomes available.

Based on data already available, alcohol did not play a part in this incident. That said, authorities will continue to investigate the crash until accountability has been accurately established. If they discover any form of reckless behavior or negligence, the victims will have the option of filing for damages if deemed appropriate by 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.


Simsbury – Two Pedestrians Injured In Crash

Two people were struck by a vehicle in Simsbury early yesterday evening.

At approximately 6:30 p.m., two still-unidentified pedestrians, a man and a woman, were attempting to cross Hopmeadow Road when they were hit by a passing vehicle. The incident occurred just in front of the Simsbury Police Department and town hall, and while local officials were conducting a meeting. Officers quickly left the building and found the two victims lying on the ground. EMS and LifeStar support were immediately requested, and the victims have since been tended to and transported to the hospital. Their current status is undisclosed. The driver of the striking vehicle immediately stopped following the crash and is cooperating with the investigation. No one has been identified yet, and authorities will release more info when appropriate.

Pedestrian incidents can occur almost anywhere and frequently result in serious injuries. Suffice it to say, establishing liability is important in these cases, simply because victims of these situations will frequently find it challenging to recover and cope post-accident. It’s also important to note that people injured in incidents involving negligent behavior will always have the option of consulting legal experts to study the possibility of filing for damages as this 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.


Simsbury – Two-Vehicle Accident

State and local officials responded to a multi-vehicle crash in Simsbury yesterday.

The accident occurred on Route 202 and involved two vehicles. The crash resulted in injuries, prompting officials to close down the road and advise motorists to temporarily seek alternate routes. No word yet on the number of people affected by the accident. This follows another incident near the town hall where two pedestrians were struck by a vehicle further north on the same roadway. This crash is currently under investigation. Officials have yet to disclose additional information and will do so when appropriate.

Emergency crews are typically well-equipped for worst-case scenarios and will always respond to any incident as quickly as they can, regardless of location or possible severity. This is noteworthy because most accidents result in injuries and require medical intervention. That said, people who are injured due to negligent behavior are advised to consult legal experts so that they can be informed of their options. This can help them cope, both financially and emotionally, and eventually 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.


Simsbury – Injuries After Building Crash

A car crashes into a garage in Simsbury last Saturday.

Police responded to reports of an auto crash on Westledge Road (Route 309) near North Canton Road and found a garage heavily damaged by a car that crashed into it. The car was on its side when responders arrived. Emergency crews had to extricate a person from the car. The driver sustained injuries and was immediately brought to the hospital by helicopter (Life Star). The accident is still being investigated by authorities.

A serious vehicle accident like this needs to investigated extensively to determine if product/vehicle defects are involved. If so, victims can file for compensation/damage claims against offending parties.

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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