Preston – Vehicle Collision
A multi-vehicle crash was reported in Preston yesterday morning.
At 8:51 a.m., authorities received reports of a collision on Route 164 near the Preston-Griswold town line. Emergency responders quickly arrived in the area and discovered an accident between an oil tanker and another vehicle. Multiple fire and EMS teams arrived on-site to assist those involved, and road crews blocked off a section of the roadway to facilitate cleanup operations. The scene was cleared around an hour later, but officials are still investigating the incident. No word yet on DUI or hit-and-run. This story will be updated when new info becomes available.
Vehicle collisions involving tankers and other large vehicles frequently result in serious injuries. Responding to these incidents is crucial as many lives have probably been saved by the diligence of emergency responders. That said, parties injured in road accidents would be best-served by consulting legal counsel as their cases should be thoroughly evaluated by experts.
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