Montville, CT (January 31, 2021) – Around 8:20 p.m. on Saturday night, January 30, one person was killed in a fatal crash in Montville.
According to officials, the accident took place on CT-82 when two vehicles collided with one another in the area. Police have not yet confirmed the exact circumstances that led up to the accident but said that the vehicles involved were severely damaged.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Multiple people were entrapped in both vehicles and needed to be extricated by fire crews. Serious injuries were reported in one or more victims.
One victim, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident as a result of their injuries.
The roadway was completely closed in the area until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. The investigation is currently ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Connecticut
Head-on collisions are some of the most horrific collisions that occur on Connecticut roads. Approximately 2% of the accidents that happen on our roads are head-on collisions. This means that these accidents do not happen as commonly as other crashes but, when they do, they lead to some of the most extensive harm to those involved. If you have lost someone you love in one of these accidents, it is important that you speak with a legal advocate who has handled these claims in the past.
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At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our dedicated and skilled attorneys are here to help you after you have lost somebody close to you in a fatal crash. Speaking with an attorney can put your claim into perspective and help you meet deadlines when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys will help you obtain compensation for aspects like medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut to find out how we can help you at (860) 231-9535.
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