Stamford, CT (December 21, 2020) – Around 3:20 p.m. on Monday afternoon, December 21, one person was killed in a fatal accident in Stamford.
According to police, the accident involved two vehicles and happened at 455 Hope Street around a local shopping center. A 50-year-old was driving his Nissan Pathfinder and traveling southbound around the area of the shopping center when his vehicle collided with a minivan being driven by a 55-year-old.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene where they found that the driver of the Nissan was unresponsive. He was pronounced dead at Stamford Hospital.
The driver of the minivan was injured and rushed to Stamford Hospital for treatment.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Connecticut
Hundreds of people are killed in fatal Connecticut car accidents every single year. In fact, in just 2015 alone, approximately 283 people were killed in car accidents throughout the state. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents that lead to fatalities include driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. It is not easy to move forward after you have lost somebody that you love in a fatal collision. Because of this, you should have a knowledgeable attorney on your side.
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