Hartford, CT (March 16, 2021) – Around 7:35 a.m. on Tuesday morning, March 16, a multi-vehicle accident took place on a bridge in Hartford.
According to local officials, the accident happened on Route 2 on the Founders Bridge. Multiple vehicles collided in the area for reasons that are not yet known, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were hospitalized as a result of their injuries.
The westbound lanes of traffic were blocked for a period of time in the area.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
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 hospitalizations in the entire state of Connecticut. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye and cause serious injuries to hundreds of thousands of people every year within the state. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can turn your life upside-down, leaving you to feel helpless and alone. You should always have the help of an attorney on your side at this time.
Connecticut car accidents can impact your life in many ways, leaving you with questions that you might not be able to answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your case? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company for the first time? These are questions that you will be able to answer with the help of a Connecticut personal injury attorney by your side.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in car accidents throughout Connecticut. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling on physical, emotional, and financial levels after an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of losses in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 to find out what options are available for you.
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.