Stamford, CT (April 19, 2021) – Around 7 p.m. on the evening of Sunday, April 18, a motorcycle accident occurred at an intersection in Stamford.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of West Main Street and Wilson Street. At the time, a 30-year-old driver was traveling west on Main in a GMC Envoy. They made a left turn at the intersection, which is when their vehicle struck a 2003 Honda motorcycle.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been formally identified, was taken to Stamford Hospital with life-threatening injuries and remains listed in critical condition.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes at 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.
Motorcycle Accidents in Connecticut
Motorcycle accidents are not as common as other accidents on our roads but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most catastrophic harm. Approximately 17% of motorcycle accidents in Connecticut led to fatalities in one recent year. Many other collisions involving motorcycles lead to serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. These injuries can impact your life in a variety of ways, leaving you to feel both helpless and alone. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an attorney in their time of need.
Many victims are seriously injured in Connecticut motorcycle accidents every year, many of which have a huge toll on a person’s life. As you navigate the legal system, you likely have a variety of questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What evidence will help you show that another party is to blame for your accident? These are questions that you can answer with the help of an accident attorney on your side. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in Connecticut accidents at www.mchamberslaw.com.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys are here to help you after you have been hurt in a motorcycle accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have the right to hold a responsible party liable for a wide array of aspects as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects as you move forward with your claim. Please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 to find out what options are available for you.
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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.