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New Haven – Train Accident Victim Identified

Authorities have just identified the victim of last week’s train accident in New Haven.

At approximately 5:40 a.m. last Wednesday, 53-year-old Edward Calandrella was at the Metro-North facility when he was struck by a departing train. He sustained critical injuries and was declared dead soon after. The accident forced the cancellation of that trip and delayed several others while authorities investigated the scene. Calandrella was initially tagged by terminal officials as trespassing. However, the case is still under active investigation. Further updates will be provided as new info becomes available.

Certain factors/variables are easily identified in many accidents. That said, circumstances that precede or cause these incidents can be challenging to determine. It’s in these scenarios where authorities will need to investigate all possibilities thoroughly before making any conclusion. It’s crucial that responsible parties are brought to justice. And it’s also important that victims or their families are given ample opportunities to find closure.

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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