Windsor – Highway Truck Accident
A truck crash blocked off a portion of the highway in Windsor yesterday.
The incident was reported at approximately 12:55 p.m. and occurred on the westbound lanes of I-291, right in front of Exit 2A (I-91). A truck crashed in the area, resulting in injuries and a partial closure of the thoroughfare. It took road crews more than eight hours to clear the site due to the severity of the incident. Medical personnel have since accounted for and tended to everyone involved in the crash, though authorities have yet to specify the number of vehicles and motorists affected. This case is currently under active investigation. Updates will be provided when necessary.
For obvious reasons, authorities need to allocate more resources to clear crash sites involving trucks and other large vehicles. These incidents can cause heavy delays and additional accidents, and more people are required to help mitigate these effects. That said, identifying the causes of these accidents will always be an important objective. Culprits have to be identified and taken off the road, while other causes, such as vehicle defects and failures have to be addressed. Helping accident victims is also imperative, and this is where the expertise of legal experts comes into play.
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.