Westport, CT (February 16, 2021) – At 11:42 p.m. on Monday night, February 15, a car crash with injuries occurred on a highway in Westport.
According to police, the accident took place in the westbound lanes of I-95 around the area of Saugtuck Avenue. Few details have been released but it is believed that multiple vehicles collided in the area. The vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the crash.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
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 hospitalization in the entire state of Connecticut. Every week, hundreds of victims are hospitalized with either minor or serious injuries as a result of car crashes throughout the state. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you can show that your accident occurred due to a negligent party, you can be successful when it comes to your accident claim.
Being injured in a car crash might be one of the most devastating and confusing times in your life. In the blink of an eye, you could be left with serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can keep victims out of work for some time as they endure a long physical recovery. If you have been injured in a Connecticut car accident, you should never have to stand alone. It is crucial that you have a legal advocate on your side as you move forward with a Connecticut personal injury claim.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and dedicated attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and believe that you have options as you move forward with your case. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. 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.