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Bridgeport – Child Hit By Vehicle

A child on a bike was hit by a car in Bridgeport yesterday.

At around 1:50 p.m., local authorities were alerted to an incident on Cottage Street. According to officials, a child was riding a bicycle in the area when she was hit by a passing car near Iranistan Avenue. Paramedics quickly arrived and tended to the victim. She was eventually transported to the hospital for treatment and everyone involved in the incident has since been accounted for by authorities. The crash is currently under investigation, and officials will release more info when appropriate.

Bike and pedestrian accidents still happen quite frequently, and authorities will always investigate these incidents thoroughly with the goal of making changes that will improve road safety for everyone. One aspect that shouldn’t be overlooked is the right of victims to pursue legal options against culprits/suspects exhibiting reckless or negligent behavior. Consulting legal experts can help victims determine their best course of action in 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.


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