Enfield, CT (June 1, 2021) – At 4 p.m. on Monday afternoon, May 31, two people were injured in a motor vehicle collision in Enfield.
According to officials, the accident happened on CT-190 around the area of the Pearl Street overpass. Two vehicles collided head-on in the area for reasons that are not yet known. The accident led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. One person was seriously injured and transported to Hartford Hospital for treatment of their life-threatening injuries. The other victim was taken to St. Francis Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
The roadway was closed in multiple lanes for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Hundreds of thousands of victims are injured as a result of Connecticut car accidents every single year. Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the state each year, with many of these accidents leading to severe harm to those involved. Some of the most horrific injuries that stem from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, and more. These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a serious car accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Nobody should ever have to stand alone after they have been hurt in a car accident in Connecticut that is not their fault. This is the reality that hundreds of thousands of victims face every single year within the state. These accidents can leave you feeling both helpless and alone as you attempt to get back on your feet. Luckily, with the help of an attorney, you can ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the legal system. If you have been injured in a car accident, you should speak with a Connecticut personal injury attorney that you can rely on.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our compassionate attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in Connecticut car accidents over the years. We believe that you have many options under Connecticut accident law and will stand by your side as you navigate the legal system. You have a variety of options during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Connecticut that you can trust at (860) 231-9535.
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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.