Waterbury, CT (April 7, 2021) – At 8 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 7, a fatal motorcycle accident occurred on a roadway in Waterbury.
According to the Waterbury Police Department, the collision happened at 393 Thomaston Avenue. The accident occurred when a motorcycle and a passenger vehicle collided in the area.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The male motorcyclist sustained traumatic head injuries and was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver of the passenger vehicle was not injured and remained at the scene to cooperate with the police.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
Police continue their investigation into the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Connecticut
Motorcycle accidents do not happen as commonly as other collisions but, when they do occur, they lead to extensive harm. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. According to recent statistics, approximately 17% of fatalities in accidents involved a motorcycle. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a motorcycle accident, especially if you have lost a loved one. It is crucial that victims seek the help of an attorney after they have lost someone they love in a collision.
Losing a loved one in a Connecticut motorcycle accident can have an enormous impact on every aspect of your life. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down after a loved one has been taken from you and your family. As you grieve the loss of a loved one, you may question how you will afford to keep up with the bills that pile up against you. Families should never have to stand alone after they have suffered from these immense losses. If you have lost a loved one in an accident, you should be prepared to seek the help of a Connecticut wrongful death attorney as soon as possible.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in motorcycle accidents. We understand how difficult it can be to lose somebody closest to you in an accident. Our attorneys offer our support as you navigate the Connecticut legal system for the first time. If you have lost somebody close to you in an accident, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 for more information.
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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.