Hebron, CT (May 28, 2021) – At 10 a.m. on Thursday morning, May 27, a hit-and-run pedestrian accident occurred on a roadway in Hebron.
According to officials, the accident happened in the parking lot on Church Street for the Church of the Holy Family. A black SUV was traveling through the parking lot when the driver struck a pedestrian walking in the area. The driver then fled the scene.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. The unidentified pedestrian was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
Police are still searching for the driver responsible for the accident. She is expected to have black hair and weighs approximately 140 pounds.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Connecticut
Pedestrians are at risk for some of the most catastrophic injuries on our roads due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Because pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads, drivers are expected to pay close attention to these parties so that accidents can be prevented. In just one recent year, over 61 pedestrians were killed as a result of pedestrian accidents in Connecticut and many others were injured. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident, you should have the help of an attorney on your side.
Being injured in a Connecticut pedestrian accident might be one of the most overwhelming things that you have ever endured. Some of the most traumatic injuries that stem from pedestrian accidents include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, fractures, organ damage, burns, and more. These injuries are known for being incredibly severe, landing victims in the hospital for an extended period of time. On top of that, victims might miss out on time in the workplace. Injured victims are urged to seek the help of an attorney in their time of need. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in pedestrian accidents at www.mchamberslaw.com.
Our attorneys at the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr. are here for you after you have been seriously harmed in a pedestrian accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for a variety of aspects. We will stand by your side and help you achieve compensation so that you can move forward. If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident and you are unsure about your options, 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.