Montville, CT (June 4, 2021) – At 7:24 p.m. on the evening of Friday, June 4, a truck accident with injuries occurred in Montville.
According to police, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of Route 2 near the exit of Mohegan Sun Boulevard (exit 6). A tractor-trailer and at least one passenger vehicle collided in the area due to unknown reasons, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Connecticut
Trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, which means that they are capable of causing some of the most extensive harm on our roads when an accident happens. Every year, hundreds of thousands of truck accidents occur due to the reckless acts of others. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 110,000 people were injured as a result of truck accidents due to the reckless acts of others. If you have sustained harm in a truck accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should speak with a dedicated accident attorney.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a Connecticut truck accident on their own. However, this is the reality that far too many people face each year within the state. Truck drivers spend long periods of time on our roads, which means that they could become distracted or fall asleep at the wheel while driving. A truck accident could occur in the blink of an eye and lead to extensive harm. Because of this, injured victims should seek the immediate help of a Connecticut personal injury attorney.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., we have diligently assisted those injured in truck accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a serious collision. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you receive the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, you should act immediately. Please contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 for the help you deserve.
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.