Cromwell – Driver In Fatal Crash Charged
A driver responsible for a highway fatality in Cromwell was arrested yesterday.
28-year-old Dayquan Hibbert of New Britain was just arrested by state officials in connection to an October 26, 2018 incident where he was involved in a crash that killed 28-year-old John William Griffin. Hibbert was driving a car southbound on I-91, with Griffin as his passenger, when he tried avoiding a traffic stop, crashing his vehicle at Exit 21. Hibbert sustained injuries in the crash, while Griffin was killed in the incident. According to authorities, Hibbert later admitted that he was driving under the influence when the crash occurred. He is currently facing multiple charges, including driving under the influence and manslaughter, and is scheduled to appear in court today.
Following this and other similar cases is useful because, as motorists, we are informed of various circumstances that surround most road incidents that result in fatalities, and what victims could be entitled to. Suffice it to say, DUI, reckless behavior and negligence are factors that can allow victims of these unfortunate events or their families to file for damages/compensation.
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