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Shelton – Rush-Hour Crash

An accident was reported on Route 8 in Shelton late yesterday afternoon.

At 5:46 p.m., emergency crews arrived at Route 8 North to assist motorists affected by a crash. The incident occurred less than half a mile before Exit 14 (Kneen Street). Authorities have yet to specify the number of vehicles and people involved in the incident, but multiple teams were requested on-site to address injuries and control traffic in the area. As of posting time, the scene has been cleared of all obstructions, though the case is still under investigation. No word yet on identities or hospitalization, but officials will release updates when appropriate.

Controlling traffic flow around accident sites is extremely important so that the risk of additional incidents can be mitigated. Most highway crashes result in injuries, so it’s also important to identify what causes these incidents and what can be done to prevent them. That said, legal experts can help motorists injured in various situations by evaluating their cases and suggesting courses of action that can help victims cope.

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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