New Canaan – Rollover Crash Fatality
A local man was killed in an accident in New Canaan last Sunday evening.
Authorities quickly dispatched emergency crews to Route 7 after an accident that occurred at approximately 10:20 p.m. According to officials, 46-year-old Matthew Holderman was traveling north on Route 7 when his vehicle suddenly swerved to the right shoulder near Sand Road. The vehicle then struck several roadside structures before crashing into a utility pole and rolling over. Holderman sustained critical injuries in the crash and was trapped inside his vehicle. He was later pronounced dead. Officials are currently investigating the crash and are asking anyone who may have witnessed it to contact them as soon as possible.
As this case is still under investigation, we have yet to be presented with evidence suggesting another party/vehicle caused the crash. In road incidents with no immediately apparent causes, investigators will look at, among other factors, product defects as possible culprits. Suffice it to say, injuries caused by any form of negligence can enable victims to file for damages if deemed appropriate by legal experts.
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.