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Manchester – Fatality In Highway Crash

A motorist died after a highway crash in Manchester last Friday evening.

At approximately 11:15 p.m., 31-year-old Trevor Armstrong was driving on the I-384, exit 2 off-ramp when his vehicle suddenly swerved off the road, hitting a guardrail and pole, before eventually rolling over. Armstrong was thrown off his vehicle and sustained critical injuries in the crash. He died at the accident scene. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the incident. They will release more updates as they become available.

Highway fatalities, particularly single-vehicle accidents, have to be investigated thoroughly for possible product/vehicle defects, aside from other factors. Having said that, any case that involves negligence allows victims or their families to explore various options with their legal counsel in the hope of finding closure after these tragic events.

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.


Manchester – Rollover Crash Update

The victim of a recent highway crash in Manchester has just been identified.

59-year-old Mark Geanakakis was driving his SUV north on I-84 crossing Manchester, just past exit 63, when he was rear-ended by another SUV driven by 37-year-old Jermaine Clark. The collision forced his vehicle to roll over, throwing him off the vehicle. Geanakakis sustained serious injuries in the incident and was immediately taken to Hartford Hospital for treatment. His SUV also caught fire in the crash. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the crash and will release more updates when they become available.

This recent case highlights many of the circumstances that surround accidents that result in injuries to motorists. We need to be aware of these cases if ever we or our loved ones are involved in similar situations.

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.


Manchester – Two-Vehicle Highway Crash

A section of I-84 was closed following a crash in Manchester last Saturday morning.

The rollover accident occurred on the eastbound side of I-84 crossing Manchester, just after exit 63. Two vehicles were involved in the rollover crash that prompted officials to close down the highway around the accident scene. Medical crews have already attended to those injured in the incident; critical injuries were reported in the crash. Authorities are currently investigating the incident and will release updates as they become available.

The higher risk of injuries makes it important for authorities to respond to highway/interstate incidents as quickly as possible. That said, once officials start investigating these incidents, and if they discover reckless behavior or any form of negligence, injured parties can file for damages under ideal circumstances and with the help of expert legal counsel.

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.


Manchester – Fatal Injury In Truck Hit

A man was fatally wounded after getting hit by a truck in Manchester last Saturday evening.

The incident occurred at 11:00 p.m. in front of the Extended Stay America Hotel on 340 Tolland Turnpike. Police responded to reports of the incident and discovered 27-year-old Ramiro Francisco Onorato lying on the ground with serious injuries after reportedly being hit by a pickup truck. Onorato was immediately brought to St. Francis Hospital where he died less than an hour later. The driver of the truck; identified as 30-year-old Octavio Barron from Charlotte, N.C.; was arrested and charged with reckless endangerment, breach of peace, reckless driving and negligent homicide. The case remains open and authorities are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact them.

Investigators handling this case will study all possibilities in determining the cause of the incident. It’s worth mentioning that in any road-related incident where people are injured and negligence is established, aggrieved parties have options. Consulting a legal expert can be beneficial in these cases.

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.


Manchester – Driver Crashes Car Into Building

A vehicle crashed into a Walgreens building in Manchester yesterday morning.

The incident occurred on 295 Main Street. According to authorities, a Walgreens employee was attempting to park one of their cars when the driver reportedly hit the accelerator instead of the brake pedal. The vehicle crashed into a support beam of the Walgreens store before eventually hitting another building structure next door. Minor injuries were reported in the incident, and officials are still investigating the crash. Additional details have yet to be provided by officials.

These types of incidents have to be investigated thoroughly because there have been cases of product/vehicle defects causing similar events in the past. It pays to study this and other similar cases so that we know what our rights and options are in case this happens to us or our loved ones.

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.


Manchester – Pedestrian Hit-And-Run Causes Serious Injuries

A pedestrian accident left a person seriously injured in Manchester early morning yesterday.

At around 2:00 a.m. yesterday, a person was found lying on the ground on Parker Street, unconscious and with serious injuries, local police reported. The person was hit by a vehicle in an apparent hit-and-run case. The pedestrian was immediately transported to the Manchester Memorial Hospital for treatment. According to officials, the victim sustained a head injury and is currently in critical condition. The case is still being investigated, and the Manchester Police Department is asking anyone who has information about the incident to contact them as soon as possible.

Anyone involved in a road accident should stay in the area of the incident until authorities arrive, so any instance of a hit-and-run is automatically considered a serious offense. That said, and in any case similar to this one, the victim or family members can file for personal injury compensation.

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.


Manchester – Vehicle and Moped Accident Causing Serious Injuries

Last Saturday evening, a vehicle and a moped figured in an accident in Manchester.

At approximately 8:55 p.m., the Manchester Police Department responded to a report of an accident that occurred in the area around Spruce and Maple Streets. The incident included a vehicle whose driver was not reported injured, and a rider whose moped struck the first vehicle before crashing to a building, according to witnesses. The rider was semi-conscious when authorities arrived at the scene and was immediately transported to the St. Francis Hospital for treatment. Currently, the driver of the vehicle is not considered a suspect in the incident.

An accident between four-wheeled vehicles and a motorcycle, a moped in this case, usually results in injuries to the motorcycle rider. It’s imperative, then, that the cause of the accident should be accurately pinpointed to establish fault and possible negligence. In any case, injured parties not responsible for the accident can file for personal injury claims with assistance from legal experts in this specific field.

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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