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Derby – Fatal Head-On Collision

A head-on collision in Derby midday Sunday resulted in a fatality.

At 11:14 a.m., a vehicle traveling west of Roosevelt Drive (Route 34) unexpectedly swerved onto the eastbound lane, crashing into a vehicle head-on, then bursting into flames. The still-unidentified driver of the striking vehicle died in the crash, while the second driver sustained injuries and was quickly taken to Yale New Haven Hospital for treatment. Authorities are currently investigating the case and will release more info when appropriate.

Head-on collisions frequently result in serious injuries, or even deaths, and can involve some form of negligence which should be investigated by officials. This is noteworthy because aggrieved parties involved in similar situations may have the option of filing damage claims if legal experts deem it as an appropriate option.

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.


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