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Shelton – Bus-Truck Collision With Injuries

Two large vehicles collided in Shelton yesterday afternoon.

Fire and EMS crews converged at the intersection of Bridgeport Avenue (Route 714) and Mill Street after receiving reports of a crash in the area. A bus carrying passengers with special needs collided with a dump truck, resulting in heavy damage and multiple injuries. A total of 6 ambulances were requested by responders to transport 9 victims to the hospital for evaluation and treatment. No word yet on the severity of their injuries and their current status. The crash blocked the intersection following the crash — the area has since been cleared. Authorities have yet to identify anyone involved pending an investigation. This post will be updated as soon as more information becomes available.

Collisions involving large vehicles typically result in serious injuries. Preventing these incidents require accurately identifying causes and addressing issues related to them effectively. As a secondary benefit, doing this allows injured parties to pursue various options with the help of expert legal counsel. In many cases, particularly those involving negligence, filing for damages could be an appropriate course of action.

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