East Hartford, CT (April 9, 2021) – At 1:49 p.m. on the afternoon of Friday, April 9, a multi-vehicle crash occurred on a highway in East Hartford.
According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-84 around the area of Roberts Street. Two or more vehicles collided on the highway due to reasons that are not fully known. This led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
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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.