Bridgeport, CT (April 2, 2021) – Around 7 p.m. on Thursday evening, April 1, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Bridgeport.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of Boston Avenue and Pembroke Street. Several vehicles collided after they entered the intersection, which led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. Five people were transported to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Hundreds of people are injured and hospitalized in car accidents monthly in the state of Connecticut. These injuries happen in the blink of an eye in many different areas but intersections are some of the most common. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, it is important that you seek the help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a Connecticut car accident can turn your life upside-down, especially if you have been faced with damages that you cannot afford to keep up with on your own. An attorney will be able to answer any questions you have following your accident. For instance, what types of evidence will you have to gather to prove that another party is to blame for your accident? What deadlines are you expected to meet as you move forward with your case? Will your claim go all the way to trial or will it be settled beforehand? These are questions that you will be able to answer with a Connecticut personal injury attorney on your side.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how devastating an accident can be and offer our help and resources when you need them the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, therapy costs, and so much more. 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.