Stamford, CT (April 14, 2021) – Around 10:55 p.m. on the night of Tuesday, April 13, a pedestrian accident with injuries occurred on a road in Stamford.
According to Stamford Police, the accident happened on Grove Street. A 35-year-old man was traveling south in a Dodge Durango when he suddenly collided with a pedestrian that was walking in the area.
The pedestrian, identified only as a Stamford resident, was trying to cross the street at the time of the crash. The party was transported to Stamford Hospital with life-threatening injuries. They remain in critical condition at this time.
The operator of the Dodge remained at the scene and worked with the police.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Connecticut
Because pedestrians have no protection from harm, they are likely to either sustain injuries or lose their lives in the event of an accident. In just one recent year’s time in Connecticut, approximately 61 pedestrians lost their lives in accidents due to the negligence of others. Being injured in a pedestrian accident can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, it is important that you have the help of an accident attorney as you move forward.
Being injured in a Connecticut pedestrian accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. These accidents are highly preventable but continue to occur due to the reckless acts of others. Some of the most life-altering injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, you may wonder what options you have moving forward. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in pedestrian accidents at www.mchamberslaw.com.
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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.