Hartford, CT (February 26, 2021) – On Friday night, February 26, a serious motorcycle accident took place on a roadway in Hartford. The accident led to severe injuries.
According to authorities, the accident happened at 170 Franklin Avenue. A motorcycle and a passenger vehicle collided with one another in the area, which led to extensive damages to both.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were present at the scene. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
The roadway was closed in the area for a period of time until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Connecticut
Motorcyclists are some of the most at-risk parties on our roads who are prone to some of the most extensive injuries. In just one recent year’s time, fatalities stemming from motorcycle accidents sat around 17%. This means that these accidents are more likely than many other collisions to lead to catastrophic injuries and fatalities. If you have been hurt in a motorcycle accident, you will likely be left with a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own. It is imperative that you have the help of a legal advocate on your side.
Being hurt in a Connecticut motorcycle accident could be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. Some of the most life-altering injuries that stem from motorcycle accidents include road rash, TBIs, fractures, paralysis, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. Nobody who has been hurt in an accident due to another party should ever have to stand alone. If you have sustained injuries in a motorcycle collision, it is important that you seek the immediate help of a Connecticut personal injury attorney.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and compassionate attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in motorcycle accidents throughout the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys will help you navigate the legal system and work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact a Connecticut accident attorney at (860) 231-9535 to find out what options you have at this time.
Note: The Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr. uses outside sources in the creation of these accident news posts. These independent sources include news broadcasts and news stories, local and state police accident reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts regarding serious accidents that occur in and around Connecticut. Our team of writers has not independently verified the specific details surrounding this accident, therefore, if you locate any information that is inaccurate, please notify us immediately and we will make the correction to reflect the most accurate information available as soon as possible.
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.