Hartford, CT (February 8, 2021) – Around 4 p.m. on Monday afternoon, February 8, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Hartford.
According to local officials, the accident took place in the southbound lanes of I-91 around the area of Jennings Road. Few details have been released but police confirmed that multiple vehicles collided with each other. The vehicles were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of injuries and hospitalizations in the entire state of Connecticut. Every year, hundreds of thousands of these accidents occur, causing serious injuries to many. These accidents happen due to a variety of different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. Proving that another party is to blame for your accident might not be the easiest thing to do. With the help of an attorney, you can move forward knowing that your rights are being protected.
The aftermath of a Connecticut car accident can impact your life in many ways, leaving you with questions that you may not be able to answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your claim? What types of evidence are most important when proving that another party is at fault for your claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to court? These are questions that you will be able to answer with a Connecticut personal injury attorney on your side.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our accident attorneys are here for you after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and the impact that it can have on every aspect of your life. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects in your time of need. If you have been hurt in a collision and you are unsure about where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 to find out how we can help 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.