Bridgeport – Pedestrian Injured In Road Accident
A pedestrian was seriously injured in Bridgeport last Friday evening.
The incident occurred on the Stratford Avenue Bridge near its intersection with Seaview Avenue. According to authorities, a child was hit by a car and sustained serious injuries. Emergency crews immediately transported the victim to the hospital for further evaluation and treatment. The identity of the victim remains undisclosed pending an investigation of the accident. Officials will release more information when appropriate.
Pedestrian accidents are investigated thoroughly to determine if negligence, DUI or reckless behavior/driving are involved. Pedestrian safety is well-protected under state and local laws. We need to be aware of our legal rights and options if ever we are involved in similar situations.
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.