Windsor – Highway Vehicle Accident
A rush-hour accident blocked a section of the highway in Windsor late yesterday afternoon.
At 5:43 p.m., state and local authorities received reports of an accident on the southbound lanes of I-91, at Exit 36 (Route 178). Responders discovered a vehicle crash with injuries in the area, although they have yet to specify the number of vehicles involved. Fire and EMS teams were requested by officials, while other road crews immediately started cleanup operations. As of 6:30 p.m., all motorists involved in the incident have been accounted for, and all lanes of the highway cleared. The crash is currently under active investigation. Authorities will disclose more info, including the identities of everyone affected by the crash, when appropriate.
In many instances, crash responders would conduct several operations concurrently so that accident sites can be processed and cleared as efficiently as possible. Assisting injured motorists, collecting evidence, clearing crash debris — these are all important processes that need to be accomplished so that roadways can be safely reopened and crash culprits identified and brought to justice. These things said, as motorists or pedestrians, we need to be aware of our legal rights if ever we are injured in any road-related incident. We are never alone in these situations — legal experts can help us take stock of our predicaments and suggest effective courses of action.
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.