Middletown – Pedestrian Injury Caused By DUI
A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in Middletown last Monday.
The incident occurred on Burgundy Hill Lane. Christopher Lane was driving his vehicle and trying to turn left on that street when he climbed up the curb and hit a pedestrian who was walking his dog. The victim sustained injuries in the incident and was tended to by emergency crews. Lane was apprehended by authorities and is now facing charges, including DUI.
Pedestrian safety is well-protected under Connecticut laws, and injuries sustained by people, particularly those involving negligence and DUI, can be strong grounds for filing damage/compensation claims. Consulting a legal expert in this field can help us understand our legal rights if ever we are involved in similar situations.
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.