North Branford, CT (March 23, 2021) – On Monday evening, March 22, a man was killed in a fatal crash that took place at an intersection in North Branford.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of Foxon Road and Sea Hill Road. The accident allegedly took place when a passenger vehicle and a moped collided after entering the intersection at the same time.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were called to the scene. The operator of the moped, identified as 18-year-old Jonathan Boughton, was taken to Yale New Haven Hospital and pronounced dead while there.
The driver of the passenger vehicle sustained minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The roadway was closed for several hours in the area of the intersection.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Moped Accidents in Connecticut
Motorcycle and moped accidents take place in the blink of an eye throughout Connecticut. When drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them, motorcycle accidents can occur in the blink of an eye. In one recent year’s time, fatalities stemming from motorcycle accidents were at approximately 17%. These accidents have been increasing on Connecticut roads over the years. If you have suffered losses as a result of a moped or motorcycle accident, you may wonder where you can turn. It is important that you have a skilled attorney on your side.
Many families suffer after they have lost loved ones in Connecticut motorcycle accidents. These accidents can be incredibly life-altering and leave you in a difficult financial position, as well as affect you emotionally. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may be concerned about how you will afford to keep up with the bills that continue to pile up against you. It is important that you seek the immediate help of a wrongful death attorney who has handled these claims in the past. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in moped accidents at www.mchamberslaw.com.
At the Law Office of Michael L. Chambers, Jr., our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in serious accidents. We understand how overwhelming it can be to face the aftermath of a motorcycle accident, especially if you have lost someone close to you. We are here to help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Connecticut at (860) 231-9535 for the help you deserve.
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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.