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Newtown – Rollover Crash

An SUV crashed and rolled over in Newtown late Tuesday afternoon.

The incident occurred in the vicinity of 51 The Old Road at approximately 5:41 p.m. According to reports, an SUV was on a curved section of the roadway when it swerved onto the curb, losing control and crashing into a tree, rolling over before coming to a stop. Jake Dandrea and Steven Berard, the driver and passenger in the vehicle, and both 16 years old, were evaluated and treated on-site by EMS responders. The crash was investigated, and Dandrea was eventually issued a ticket for failure to drive to the right.

It’s apparent that the driver involved in this incident exhibited negligent behavior that probably resulted in the crash. It’s important for us to remember that whatever the circumstances of any accident, parties injured due to reckless behavior or negligence can always consult legal experts who can study their cases and determine if certain options related to seeking damages would be available to them.

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.


Bridgeport – Rollover Crash Update

Local officials just released an update regarding last Tuesday’s intersection crash in Bridgeport.

The incident occurred at the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Lincoln Boulevard. Three vehicles were involved in the crash, with one vehicle resting on its roof when emergency responders arrived. One motorist was transported to St. Vincent’s Medical Center for treatment of injuries, while other parties were evaluated on-site. After an initial investigation of the incident, authorities have released additional details regarding the circumstances that led to the intersection crash. According to reports, the driver of one vehicle drove through a stop sign and was overspeeding. This led to that vehicle crashing into a second vehicle that rolled over due to the severity of the impact. The vehicle that overturned also hit a third vehicle due to the first collision. Based on the evidence that authorities have gathered so far, a misdemeanor summons has been issued against the driver of the overspeeding vehicle. Officials have yet to identify any party involved in the incident and will do so when appropriate.

It is now apparent that at least one party exhibited reckless behavior that resulted in this crash. This is noteworthy because, in incidents where reckless or negligent behavior has been established, injured parties may have the option of seeking damages under proper circumstances and with the guidance 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.


Bridgeport – Multi-Vehicle Rollover Crash

Several vehicles were involved in an intersection crash in Bridgeport yesterday evening.

At around 6:20 p.m., reports came in of an accident at the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and Lincoln Boulevard. Emergency crews quickly converged at the scene and discovered several vehicles that had collided at the intersection, with one vehicle on its roof. Injuries were reported but all motorists involved have been accounted for and tended to by medical personnel. Authorities have yet to identify anyone and are currently investigating the incident. This post will be updated when officials release more info.

Despite the inclusion of safety features in all modern vehicles, rollover accidents still occur and typically indicate the severity of these incidents. Because of this, quickly identifying their causes is important so that future incidents can be avoided. Motorists involved in these situations also have to be aware of their options. Victims of reckless behavior or negligence may be entitled to damages under proper circumstances and with the help of legal experts.

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.


Southbury – Car Falls Down Brook

Emergency crews responded to a single-vehicle crash in Southbury last Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to South Britain Road at around 2:00 p.m. and found an overturned car in the Transylvania Brook. According to initial reports, the vehicle suddenly swerved off the roadway, falling into the brook. The driver sustained injuries but was able to self-extricate. No word yet on whether or not other vehicles were involved in the crash. State environmental officials were also called in after responders noticed vehicle fluids seeping from the car and into the waterway. The incident is currently under investigation. This story will be updated as soon as more info becomes available.

Some single-vehicle accidents do not exhibit immediately apparent causes. It’s in these cases where witness reports and expert investigations work hand in hand to achieve the goal of establishing accountability. Obviously, this is important so that culprits can be brought to justice. What’s also important but less obvious is the option of crash victims to file for damages if they are cleared of any wrongdoing and if these incidents involve some form of negligence.

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.


Thomaston – Rollover Crash On Highway

A vehicle overturned on the highway in Thomaston yesterday morning.

At approximately 8:50 a.m., authorities received reports of the incident and quickly sent emergency crews to the northbound lanes of Route 8. According to responders, a vehicle rolled over just past Exit 39, resulting in injuries to a still-unspecified number of motorists. The crash resulted in moderate delays, though the crash site has since been cleared. No word yet on the identity of anyone involved. The incident is currently being investigated and officials will release more information when appropriate.

Rollover incidents still occur despite the relative safety of most, if not all, modern vehicles. Having said that, this type of crash can be caused by either driver negligence or vehicle defects/failures, and investigators are expected to look at all of these possibilities. If any form of negligence is established in this case, aggrieved parties may be entitled to explore various legal options can that help them cope and find closure. Legal experts can help victims determine their best courses of action in this and other similar 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.


New Haven – Intersection Rollover Crash

Local officials were alerted to a rollover crash in New Haven last Thursday evening.

Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to the intersection of East Grand and Quinnipiac Avenues last Thursday after two vehicles collided in the area. According to reports, one of the involved vehicles rolled over in the crash, resulting in entrapment and injuries. The scene was quickly blocked off to allow responders to assist everyone involved. As of posting time, all motorists affected by the incident have been accounted for and assisted by authorities. The crash is currently under investigation and officials will release updates when appropriate.

While it doesn’t happen as frequently as it used to, rollover crashes and vehicle fires still occur despite the relative safety touted in all modern vehicles. This can be attributed to the severity of some of these incidents, but the possibility of product defects and negligence should not be overlooked. Of course, investigators will always look at all possible causes to achieve their goal of accurately establishing liability. This will not only bring culprits to justice but also allow victims to explore legal options that can help them 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.


Old Saybrook – Bridge Accident With Serious Injuries

An early morning crash in Old Saybrook yesterday resulted in serious injuries.

Firefighters from Old Saybrook responded to the northbound lanes of I-95 and discovered a vehicle that had rolled over on the Baldwin Bridge. According to responders, paramedics were requested to transport two motorists seriously hurt in the crash. A box truck carrying hazardous materials was also involved in the incident, and a container was reportedly thrown off the bridge and into the river below. The incident resulted in heavy delays in the area, prompting authorities to advise nearby motorists to seek alternate routes. Officials have yet to identify anyone involved in the crash and are currently investigating its possible cause. This post will be updated as soon as more info is released.

Images of this crash released by officials point to a serious accident, though its cause has yet to be identified. It’s in these cases where investigators have to consider multiple possibilities in establishing accountability. Obviously, this is important if culprits are to be brought to justice. It’s also important to note that victims of these incidents may also have options at their disposal as determined by legal experts.

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.


Trumbull – Rollover Accident

Two vehicles were involved in a crash in Trumbull yesterday evening.

At approximately 6:30 p.m., authorities were alerted to a crash on Walker Road. Emergency crews were immediately dispatched to the area and discovered a rollover crash near Main Street, According to initial reports, a motorist was thrown off one of the vehicles, sustaining injuries in the process. Firefighters and paramedics have been called in to assist everyone involved in the incident, and the crash scene was blocked off to avoid additional incidents. The crash is currently under investigation. Updates will be provided as soon as authorities release more info.

Rollover accidents can be caused by different factors and these incidents frequently result in heavy damage and serious injuries. It’s important to note that whatever the circumstances if investigators discover negligence or reckless behavior, victims not responsible for these incidents may have options they can discuss with legal experts.

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.


Plainville – Single-Vehicle Crash

A car fell down an embankment and rolled over in Plainville last Tuesday afternoon.

Authorities received reports of the crash a few minutes before 2:00 p.m. and immediately dispatched emergency crews to the intersection of Town Line and Red Stone Hill Roads. According to reports, a vehicle with one occupant swerved off the roadway and fell into an embankment, rolling over before coming to a stop. The driver of the vehicle sustained injuries but was able to extricate himself from the overturned vehicle. He was assisted by medical responders but refused to be transported. The crash blocked off the intersection temporarily — the area has since been cleared. Officials are still investigating the incident.

Rollover accidents typically result in injuries and, sometimes, entrapment. While these incidents can be caused by some form of driver error, there have been cases of product defects resulting in similar scenarios. Because of this, investigators will always study all possibilities before formally establishing liability. These things said, we need to be aware of our options if ever we are involved in similar situations. In cases involving any form of negligence, we might have the option of filing for damages as determined by legal experts.

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.


North Haven – Highway Rollover Crash

A car suddenly rolled over on the highway in North Haven last Monday afternoon.

53-year-old Russell S. Carpenter of Windsor was driving his 2006 Chevrolet Aveo southbound on I-91 when his vehicle suddenly swerved onto the left lane and rolled over. Carpenter sustained injuries in the crash and was trapped inside his vehicle. Firefighters from North Haven quickly arrived and started extricating the victim from the overturned vehicle. He was freed and treated on-site — he refused to be transported to the hospital. According to authorities, evidence already collected indicates no other vehicle was involved in the incident, though the case is still under investigation. The crash forced the closure of the left lane which resulted in delays in the area. The crash site has since been cleared.

Based on data already gathered, the driver of the vehicle might have caused the rollover crash. That said, it’s important to note that assumptions should not be made yet as authorities will still study all angles before establishing liability. This is noteworthy considering how some accidents in the past have been caused by product defects or other factors that have yet to be discovered in this case. Bottom line: we should be aware of our legal options if ever we or our loved ones are involved in similar scenarios, particularly those where negligence has been established.

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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