Torrington – Rollover Crash With Entrapment
A motorist was trapped inside a vehicle that crashed in Torrington last Wednesday afternoon.
At approximately 5:19 p.m., local firefighters were dispatched to Route 183 after receiving reports of a crash in the area. According to responders, a vehicle swerved off the roadway and fell down an embankment near Rockwell Drive, rolling over before coming to a stop. The driver of the car was trapped inside the vehicle and had to be extricated through the rear passenger door by firefighters, after which the victim was immediately transported to the hospital for treatment. No word yet on the involvement of other vehicles in the incident — the crash is currently under investigation. This post will be updated as soon as authorities release more info.
Rollover accidents typically increase the likelihood of injuries and vehicle entrapment. Authorities are always studying ways of preventing these accidents from happening, and that relies on the accurate identification of crash causes/culprits. Investigating these incidents will not only bring responsible parties to justice, but also allow injured motorists to explore ways of coping and eventually finding closure after these traumatic events.
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