Bridgeport – Pedestrian Accident
Reports just came in of a pedestrian accident in Bridgeport yesterday evening.
At approximately 6:12 p.m., authorities were alerted to an incident at the intersection of Putnam and East Main Streets and immediately dispatched emergency crews to the area. According to reports, a pedestrian was struck by an unidentified vehicle. Responders quickly arrived on-site to assist everyone involved in the incident. Officials have yet to provide more details, but said the victim has been tended to by EMS personnel. This case is currently under investigation. Updates will be provided as soon as authorities release more info.
Pedestrian accidents, regardless of location, almost always result in serious injuries. Authorities constantly work on this issue by identifying common causes and addressing issues related to them. That said, pedestrians who are injured in similar cases may have options at their disposal, particularly when DUI, reckless behavior or negligence have been identified. Victims can consult experts to assess their options and suggest a suitable course of action.
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.