Fairfield, CT (May 21, 2021) – At 7 p.m. on Thursday evening, May 20, a car crash with injuries occurred in Fairfield.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Fairfield Woods Road and Stillson Road when two or more vehicles collided. It is believed that a driver breezed through a stop sign without stopping. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged, with debris scattered all over the roadway.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Several victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked for an hour until police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Connecticut sees far fewer car accidents than in many other states throughout the U.S. every year. However, when these accidents do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most severe results. In 2019 alone, it was reported that over 112,000 car accidents took place, with approximately 27,126 injuries stemming from these accidents. Being injured in a car accident in Connecticut can have a huge impact on your life, which is why you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Many individuals are not prepared to face the aftermath of a Connecticut car accident on their own. However, this is the reality that hundreds of thousands of victims face each year. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you can successfully prove that another party is at fault for your accident, you can move forward with a Connecticut personal injury claim on your path toward results.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a party or several parties liable for the harm that they have caused you in the midst of an accident. We will help you as you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please 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.