Hartford, CT (March 8, 2021) – Around 9:45 p.m. on Saturday night, March 6, a serious car accident took place on a roadway in Hartford.
According to officials, the accident happened on Collins Street when three vehicles collided with each other in the area. Police also received reports that there was a gun involved in the incident.
One person involved in the accident was trapped in their vehicle and had to be extricated by fire crews. Another person was reportedly stabbed and had injuries. A total of three people were hospitalized but their conditions are not yet known.
Collins Street was blocked off in the area for approximately two hours as police cleared the accident scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Car accidents happen every hour of the day on Connecticut roads, with these accidents sending hundreds to the hospital every single week. In just one year’s time, hundreds of thousands of people are injured and hospitalized as a result of these serious accidents. There are many common reasons for car accidents in Connecticut including distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you can show that another party is to blame for your accident, you can be successful as you move forward with your injury claim.
Being hurt in a car accident in Connecticut can impact your life in many ways. Because of this, you will likely have questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet in your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say the first time you speak with your attorney? These are questions that you will be able to answer with the help of a Connecticut personal injury attorney by your side.
The aftermath of a Connecticut car accident can have a huge impact on your life, which is why our attorneys at the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr. are here for you. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and offer our assistance and resources to you. Our attorneys will help you work toward justice and compensation as you hold another party liable during these difficult times. 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.