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Wallingford – Injuries After Cruisers Crash

State Police vehicles were involved in an accident in Wallingford yesterday morning.

The crash occurred on the northbound side of I-91 crossing Wallingford, between exits 13 and 15. Two cruisers reportedly collided with each other, causing injuries to occupants of both vehicles. Emergency crews brought the victims to the hospital for evaluation and treatment. The accident resulted in heavy delays in the area. The crash is being investigated by authorities. Additional information will be released by officials when appropriate.

Even if the victims in this accident are members of the law enforcement community, authorities will still investigate this thoroughly to establish liability/accountability. It’s important to take note of these types of road incidents because people who are injured can, under appropriate circumstances, file for compensation/damage 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.


Tolland – Drivers Injured After Collision

A head-on collision resulted in serious injuries in Tolland yesterday morning.

The crash occurred on Route 30 (Crystal Lake Road), near its intersection with Eaton Road, and involved two vehicles. One car was headed north and suddenly swerved onto the opposite lane, colliding with another vehicle headed south. Emergency crews quickly arrived at the scene and requested LifeStar support but were denied due to bad weather. The drivers of both vehicles sustained injuries in the crash and were transported by ambulance to the hospital for treatment. Authorities are still investigating the accident but have pointed to the driver in the northbound lane as a possible culprit.

Head-on collisions almost always result in serious injuries to people, so determining the causes of these accidents is imperative. If negligence, DUI or reckless behavior are discovered to be involved in these situations, aggrieved parties would be entitled to file for damages/compensation.

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.


Madison – Highway Incidents

Reports came in of two highway accidents in Madison yesterday afternoon.

The first incident occurred on the northbound side of I-95 crossing Madison, between exits 59 and 61, at approximately 4:32 p.m. Two vehicles were involved in the crash and injuries were reported. The left lane of the highway was closed by officials immediately after arriving at the scene but has since been reopened. This crash happened at around the same time another incident occurred on the southbound side of the highway, between the same off-ramp locations. A vehicle caught fire, forcing authorities to close several lanes of the highway. Officials are still investigating both incidents and will release additional information when they become available.

Highway accidents can result in serious injuries and delays, so responding to these incidents quickly is important to state and local authorities. That said, taking note of these events is important because they inform us of our legal rights and options as motorists 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.


Tolland – Highway Crash

A noontime accident closes a portion of the highway in Tolland yesterday.

The incident occurred on the eastbound side of Interstate 84 crossing Tolland, between exits 67 and 68. Two vehicles were involved in the crash, a state agency truck and a car. Minor injuries were reported, and emergency crews have tended to the victims involved. The area surrounding the accident scene was closed immediately following the crash but has since been reopened. Additional details regarding the incident will be released to the public as they become available.

Road incidents involving large vehicles have the potential to cause serious injuries to people, so establishing accountability is a primary objective in these cases. That said, we need to be aware of our legal rights as motorists if ever we or our loved ones are involved in similar situations in the future.

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.


Westport – Highway Crash Results In Delays And Injuries

A highway crash in Westport yesterday caused delays and motorist injuries.

Just a few minutes after 8:00 a.m., reports came in of an accident on the southbound side of Merritt Parkway, between exits 44 and 42, involving three vehicles. Injuries were reported, and officials have cordoned off the left lane of the highway, resulting in delays stretching six miles following the accident. The identities of those involved and additional information relevant to the incident have yet to be released by authorities.

Highway accidents can typically cause more serious injuries because of the higher speeds involved, so establishing liability is very important. Taking note of these cases can help educate us regarding our legal rights and options if ever we are involved in similar highway incidents.

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.


Old Saybrook – Highway Shutdown After Crash

A major crash closes both sides of the highway in Old Saybrook yesterday afternoon.

The accident occurred a few minutes before 3:00 p.m. in I-95 crossing Old Saybrook, between exits 66 and 67. Officials quickly arrived at the scene and closed both sides of I-95 for approximately an hour. Injuries were reported, and LifeStar was called in to assist those involved. The crash caused heavy delays in the area, though authorities were able to fully reopen the highway by 4:00 p.m. Additional information and the identities of those involved will be disclosed by officials when available.

Because of accessibility issues, some highway/interstate accidents necessitate the assistance of LifeStar personnel and equipment. In these instances, and after tending to people’s injuries, authorities promptly focus on determining the causes of these accidents. This is noteworthy because if negligence, DUI or reckless behavior are established, injured parties can file for damages/compensation.

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.


Burlington – Fatal Injuries After Head-On Collision

A head-on collision resulted in serious injuries in Burlington last Thursday evening.

The accident occurred a few minutes before 10:00 p.m. on Route 4 (Spielman Highway) and involved two vehicles. A Chevy Silverado was traveling eastbound along that route when it was hit by a Buick Century that apparently crossed lanes from its appropriate westbound route. Local officials quickly arrived at the scene and reported major damage to both vehicles. The driver of the Silverado was brought to UConn Hospital for treatment of injuries. The driver of the second vehicle (Century), 48-year-old Frederick Manka of Unionville, was also transported to UConn Hospital. Manka died in the hospital from serious injuries sustained in the accident. The case is still being investigated by officials.

Studying this and other similar road incidents can help us understand our responsibilities, rights and legal options as motorists. This case is noteworthy because there have been incidents in the past where product defects have caused deaths or serious injuries.

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.


East Haddam – Driver Hospitalized After Crash

A vehicle veered off the road and injured its driver in East Haddam last Thursday evening.

The accident occurred on Norwich Road (Route 82) at approximately 9:15 p.m. A vehicle swerved off the road and into the woods, injuring its driver. Fire and EMS crews responded to reports of the crash and quickly arrived at the scene. The victim was able to leave the vehicle before emergency crews arrived and was subsequently transported to the hospital for evaluation and treatment of injuries.

Authorities investigate single-vehicle accidents thoroughly and explore every possible angle. This is noteworthy because there have been instances in the past where accidents were caused by vehicle/product defects. We need to understand our legal rights and options if ever we are involved in similar circumstances.

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.


Newtown – Injuries After Car Crashes Into House

A car crashes into a house in Newtown last Friday morning.

At approximately 9:20 a.m., a Toyota sedan driven by a 17-year-old male plowed into a property at the corner of Cherry Street and Cherry Heights Terrace, damaging gas and water lines in the house. The residents of the property were not injured. The driver of the vehicle sustained injuries and was brought to the hospital for evaluation and treatment. The car was lodged inside the house and had to be removed by emergency crews. The identity of the driver and other details relevant to the case have yet to be disclosed by officials.

Single-vehicle accidents can be complicated to investigate. Aside from negligence and reckless behavior, other possibilities, such as product defects, also have to be explored. It pays to take note of these types of incidents. If ever we or our loved ones are involved in similar incidents in the future, we will be aware of our legal rights and options.

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.


Bridgeport – Highway Crash Causes Injuries

A highway accident happened in Bridgeport yesterday afternoon.

The incident occurred on the southbound side of Route 8, between exits 1 and 2, at approximately 5:38 p.m. Three vehicles were involved in the crash, and injuries were reported. Officials closed the right lane of the interstate immediately after arriving at the scene. It has since been cleared. The identities of those involved and other details have yet to be provided by authorities.

Highway accidents almost always result in injuries to motorists, so investigating these cases thoroughly is imperative. That said, if authorities establish reckless behavior, DUI or negligence, injured parties can file for damages/compensation.

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.