Hartford, CT (December 18, 2020) – Around 4:47 p.m. on Friday afternoon, December 18, a multi-vehicle accident took place on a Hartford highway.
According to local officials, the accident occurred in the eastbound lanes of I-84 around the area of Caya Avenue. Police confirmed that the crash took place when two or more vehicles collided with one another in the area, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the crash. One or more victims were injured as a result of the crash. The extent of their injuries is not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations in the entire state of Connecticut every single year. In one year’s time, hundreds of thousands of people are injured as a result of car accidents within the state. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you can prove that another party is to blame for your accident, you have a variety of options.
The aftermath of a Connecticut car accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured, especially if you have never handled a claim in the past. Many people have a variety of questions moving forward after a car accident, which is why it is especially important that they speak with a Connecticut personal injury attorney in their time of need. An attorney will be able to help you meet all deadlines in your claim, as well as gather evidence that is most important when proving your claim.
For years, our skilled and knowledgeable accident attorneys at the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr. are here to help you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that was caused due to a wide array of reckless reasons. We are here to help you work toward the compensation you deserve in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 to find out what options are available 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.