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Cromwell – Motorcycle Crash Results In Serious Injury

A motorcycle crash in Cromwell last Saturday evening causes serious injuries.

The accident occurred on Route 9 (Chester Bowles Highway), between exits 19 and 16, at approximately 8:15 p.m. According to state police, a rider sustained a broken leg after a motorcycle crash. Officials had to close the left lane of the road temporarily. The identity of the motorcyclist and other relevant information have yet to be disclosed by authorities.

Single-vehicle accidents on major thoroughfares, particularly involving motorcycles, can result in serious injuries to people. Determining the causes of these incidents is important because there have been instances in the past where product/vehicle defects have caused injuries. In such cases, aggrieved parties can file for damage/compensation claims with the help of expert legal counsel.

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.


Winsted – Late Evening Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash in Winsted late Friday evening.

The incident occurred in front of 734 East Wakefield Boulevard at around 9:30 p.m. Emergency crews arrived at the scene and found 29-year-old Charles Godshall lying on the road unconscious. Fire crews tended to the victim and performed CPR. Eventually, he was pronounced dead at 11:03 p.m. According to investigators, Godshall was possibly traveling north on East Wakefield Boulevard when he fell off his motorcycle, hitting a pole and wall. Officials are still investigating the incident.

There have been instances where single-vehicle (or motorcycle) accidents have been caused by product/vehicle defects, though this particular case still needs to be investigated by authorities. That said, it pays to be aware of these types of situations. We need to be aware of our rights and options as motorists if ever we are involved in similar 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.


Haddam – Crash After Motorcyclist Lost Control

A motorcyclist has died in Haddam following an evening accident.

At approximately 8:00 p.m., 24-year-old Raymond Kuritz was on his motorcycle, traveling south on Route 154 when he crashed into a utility pole after apparently losing control of his vehicle. The crash threw Kuritz off his motorcycle and into another utility pole. According to state police, he sustained serious injuries and died at the scene. The accident is still under investigation. Authorities are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact them as soon as possible.

While this case is still under investigation, it’s worth mentioning that there have been instances in the past where accidents were caused by product/vehicle defects. Authorities will always investigate all possibilities in these types of incidents. It pays to study this and other similar events. If ever this happens to us or our loved ones, we should be aware of our rights and options as motorists.

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.


Danbury – Serious Injuries After Motorcycle Crash

A crash in Danbury last Friday left one person seriously injured.

Authorities responded to reports of the accident at around 5:45 p.m. It occurred on the westbound side of I-84 crossing Danbury, near exits 8 and 7, and almost at the Danbury-Bethel line. When respondents arrived, they saw a motorcyclist below the median guardrail, seriously injured in the crash. The westbound side of the highway was immediately closed while emergency crews tended to the victim but has since been reopened. The identity of the rider and other details of the incident have yet to be disclosed by officials.

Motorcycle accidents almost always cause injuries to those involved, so it’s imperative to determine the causes of these incidents promptly. That said, when people are injured in these events, particularly when negligence, DUI or product defects are involved, they have the option of filing 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.


Ledyard – Early Morning Car-Motorcycle Accident

One person was seriously injured in an early morning accident in Ledyard last Saturday.

The incident occurred at the intersection of Stoddards Wharf Road (Route 214) and Goulart Road before 6:00 a.m. A car and a motorcycle figured in an accident, causing serious injuries to one person. Emergency crews requested Life Star when they arrived at the scene. The victim was airlifted to the hospital for further treatment. The road was immediately closed following the crash. Authorities are still investigating the accident.

Motorcycle accidents almost always result in injuries to riders, so establishing liability/accountability is imperative for authorities. If ever we or our loved ones are involved in similar incidents, consulting a legal expert in this field can help us understand our rights and options as involved parties.

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 – Injuries After Scooter Hit-And-Run

One person was injured and brought to the hospital after a hit-and-run incident in Bridgeport yesterday afternoon.

A 911 call was reported by Bridgeport Police at 3:43 p.m. A crash had occurred at the intersection of Ogden and Brooks Streets. According to officials, a scooter crashed into a sedan near the intersection but immediately fled the scene. A witness saw the scooter running towards Pembroke Street. Emergency crews arrived at the scene to assist the occupants of the car. Injuries were reported and at least one passenger was taken to Bridgeport Hospital for treatment. The incident is still being investigated by officials.

Hit-and-run is a serious offense under Connecticut law. Motorists who sustain injuries caused by these suspects, under the appropriate circumstances, have a strong case for filing 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 – Hopitalization After Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was injured in Tolland yesterday afternoon.

At approximately 12:35 p.m., emergency crews responded to an accident report on 200 Kate Lane. Authorities arrived on site to discover one person seriously injured in a motorcycle accident. The victim was immediately transported to a local hospital for evaluation and treatment, while officials remain on site to clear the accident scene. Additional details have yet to be provided by authorities.

Investigating motorcycle accidents thoroughly is important because there have been instances in the past where these incidents were caused by defective equipment. That said, it pays to be aware of these scenarios so that we know what our options are if ever we are involved in similar 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.


Waterbury – Serious Injury After A Scooter Accident

A man was injured after he crashed his scooter in Lakewood last Friday afternoon.

At around 4:45 p.m. last Friday, a 50-year-old man riding a scooter figured in an accident on Lakewood Road. He was trying to pass cars when he crashed into the rear fender of another vehicle near 433 Lakewood Road. Responders arrived at the scene and immediately transported the man to the hospital for a serious head injury. Officials are still investigating the accident and have yet to provide additional details.

This case is still being investigated to determine if DUI, negligence or reckless driving are involved. If any of these factors are established, then injured parties, with the help of expert legal counsel, can file for a damage/compensation claim.

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.


Union – Motorcycle Accident With Injuries

A motorcycle figured in an accident in Union yesterday.

Authorities responded to an accident report at 156 Orcuttville Road in Union and requested medics for assistance. A rider was downed in the roadway of a residence with reported injuries, though the victim was conscious when respondents arrived. The rider’s identity and other details have yet to be provided by officials.

Motorcycle accidents generally result in more injuries than car accidents. Having said that, it pays to take note of these types of incidents because injuries caused by defective/faulty machinery have happened in the past. It’s good to be aware of our rights if ever this happens to us or our loved ones.

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 – Man Trapped After Motorcycle Crash

A man was trapped after a motorcycle crash in Bridgeport yesterday.

A motorcycle collided with a minivan at around 12 noon, leaving the motorcyclist trapped under the rear bumper of the vehicle. The accident occurred at the intersection of Fairfield and Hancock Avenues. Authorities arrived at the scene to assist and reported that the trapped man was able to free himself after several minutes. He sustained minor injuries in the collision. Identities of those involved have yet to be disclosed and officials are still investigating the cause of the crash.

It goes without saying that riding a motorcycle carries more risk than driving a car. That said, incidents like this need to be investigated thoroughly to determine if negligence can be considered a cause. If that can be established, injured parties can seek the help of expert legal counsel to file a compensation/damage claim.

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.