Columbia, CT (December 17, 2020) – Around 2:42 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, December 15, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries occurred in Columbia.
According to Connecticut State Police, the accident took place on Hop River Road (Route 6) when multiple vehicles collided due to reasons that are not entirely known. The accident led to extensive damage to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims were injured as a result of the collision. The extent of their injuries is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes for a period of time. Police urged those in the area to expect delays for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Every week, hundreds of victims are injured as a result of Connecticut car accidents. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been injured as a result of a car accident, you may have spent time in the hospital or even missed out on work as a result. It is important that you speak with an accident attorney that you can trust after an accident.
Connecticut car accidents lead to many different injuries every year including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have been injured as a result of a car accident, you likely have questions that only an accident attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what deadlines do you have to meet if you want to bring your claim? What should you say when you speak with the insurance adjuster in your case? What evidence is best to use in your case? With the help of a personal injury attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are protected.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in car accidents. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects so that you can move forward. Please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 to find out what we can do for you.
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Disclaimer: Attorney Michael L. Chambers, Jr. has been in private practice for more than twenty years, and he and his team have taken pride in serving his community. The goal in writing these posts is to bring awareness to the dangers associated with driving and operating various motor vehicles in Connecticut in hopes that drivers will slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being involved in a serious accident. None of the information provided in this post should be considered legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post is not representative of the actual accident scene.