Berlin – Highway Off-Ramp Accident
Highway traffic in Berlin was affected after a vehicle accident yesterday.
At around 5:20 p.m., local officials received reports of a crash on the northbound lanes of Route 9, in the area of Exit 21 (Route 372/Mill Street). Accident responders were quickly dispatched to the area to assist motorists injured in a crash involving a still unspecified number of vehicles. The incident forced the closure of a portion of the roadway, though road crews were able to clear the scene less than half an hour later. No updates have been provided yet regarding the extent of injuries and damage. This post will be updated once authorities release more information.
As is always the case, officials have priorities in handling road accidents, particularly on major thoroughfares. The safety of all motorists is the primary concern, followed by accurately establishing accountability. The second point is relevant to victims of accidents as it allows them various options that will help them seek justice and find closure, particularly when it comes to damage/compensation claims.
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.