East Haven, CT (May 18, 2021) – On Saturday, May 15, a serious motorcycle accident occurred on a roadway in East Haven.
According to police, the accident happened on Foxon Road around the area of Maple Street. A motorcycle was driving west on Foxon when a passenger vehicle collided with it. The motorcycle was left with extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. A female passenger on the motorcycle was taken to Yale New Haven Hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the motorcycle and the driver of the passenger vehicle were treated at the scene and taken to hospitals.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for some time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Connecticut
Motorcycle accidents do not happen as commonly as other crashes on our roads but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most catastrophic harm. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 17% of motorcycle accidents in Connecticut led to fatalities while many others led to injuries. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye and lead to serious injuries. If you have been hurt in a motorcycle accident that is not your fault, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Many victims are seriously injured in Connecticut motorcycle accidents every year. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from motorcycle accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, road rash, organ damage, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. Injured victims may feel helpless and alone after an accident. You should always have the help of a Connecticut personal injury attorney on your side.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in motorcycle accidents over the years. We will stand by your side to ensure that your rights are being protected as you navigate the Connecticut legal system for the first time. You have many options during these challenging times. Please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 to find out how we can help 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.