Hartford – Motorist Critically Injured In Crash
A driver sustained multiple injuries in a highway crash early Sunday morning.
At around 1:00 a.m., 28-year-old Erica Supreme Barrier was driving on I-91 when she stopped near the center lane. A truck behind her failed to stop in time and crashed into Barrier’s vehicle. The operator of the truck was not injured, while Barrier sustained multiple injuries, including neck and back fractures. She was immediately taken by responders to Hartford Hospital where she is currently listed in critical condition. Authorities have yet to provide additional details, such as the exact location of the incident, and are currently investigating its cause. This post will be updated when new info becomes available.
Highway crashes can result in serious injuries as exemplified in this case. These incidents can be preceded by various circumstances, and investigators are expected to study all possibilities so that any form of negligence can be identified and properly addressed. Having said that, injuries caused by reckless behavior can enable victims to pursue claims against liable parties under appropriate circumstances and with the help of expert counsel.
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