Ellington – Serious Injuries In Bike Accident
A bike rider was seriously hurt in an accident in Ellington last Wednesday.
At 5:48 p.m., 31-year-old Stephen Cordner of Vernon was backing out of a driveway when a dirt bike collided with his vehicle. 23-year-old Kent Bahler of Ellington was riding the bike and sustained serious injuries in the crash, while Cordner was not injured. Emergency teams were dispatched on-site and transported Bahler to Hartford Hospital. The location of the incident has yet to be disclosed by officials, and it’s not yet clear what caused the collision. The case is still under investigation. This post will be updated as new info becomes available.
Similar incidents are frequently caused by reckless or negligent behavior, so this factor is not lost on authorities while they investigate these cases. Obviously, these are traumatic events, and victims/injured parties should be given ample opportunities to cope. Fortunately, there are legal avenues that aggrieved parties may pursue under appropriate circumstances, and experts can help them explore these possibilities.
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.