Meriden, CT – Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-691 Around Columbia St

January 23, 2021

Meriden, CT (January 23, 2021) – At 7:56 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, January 23, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred on a Meriden highway.

According to police, the accident took place on I-691 around the area of Columbia Street. Few details have been released but police confirmed that multiple vehicles collided in the area when one or more lost control. This led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One or more victims were hospitalized, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

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1/23 Meriden, CT – Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-691 Around Columbia St Every week, hundreds of people are injured as a result of car accidents in the state of Connecticut. Out of these accidents, many people will spend time in the hospital and away from work. Some of the most life-altering injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, it is important that you seek the help of a Connecticut car accident attorney in your time of need.

Many people are left feeling confused and alone after they have been hurt in a Connecticut car accident that is not their fault. You may have questions that you are unable to answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to your claim? What evidence will help you prove that another party is to blame? Will your claim go to trial? With the help of a personal injury attorney in Connecticut, you can move forward knowing that your rights are protected.

At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling and believe that you should never have to stand alone after a car accident caused by another party. Our attorneys are here for you and will help you obtain compensation for your damages. If you have been hurt in a car accident and wonder where you should turn, please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 for more information on your options.

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.

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