Hartford, CT (March 1, 2021) – On Friday night, February 26, a woman was killed in a fatal hit-and-run pedestrian accident in Hartford.
According to officials, the accident happened at 1000 Albany Avenue when a woman was walking in the area and was suddenly struck by a vehicle. The vehicle immediately fled the scene without stopping.
When paramedics arrived at the scene, they found the pedestrian lying on the roadway and rushed her to Saint Francis Hospital. The pedestrian, identified as 32-year-old Kedine Campbell, was pronounced dead while there.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Connecticut
Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Hundreds of pedestrians are involved in pedestrian accidents in Connecticut every year, some of which are injurious and the others of which are fatal. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 61 people were killed in pedestrian accidents throughout the state of Connecticut. If you have lost somebody close to you as a result of one of these accidents, it is important that you seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
The aftermath of a Connecticut pedestrian accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured, especially if you have lost a loved one due to one of these accidents. Many families are faced with the reality of fatal pedestrian accidents every year. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to keep up with the bills that pile up against you. Suffering the loss of a loved one can impact every aspect of your life, which is why you should be prepared to speak with a Connecticut wrongful death attorney who can help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys are here to help you after you have suffered losses due to a pedestrian accident. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be and offer our assistance to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 to find out how we can assist 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.