Waterbury, CT (December 9, 2020) – Around 5:48 p.m. on Wednesday evening, December 9, a multi-vehicle accident took place in Waterbury.
According to authorities, the accident happened in the westbound lanes of I-84 around the area of Route 8 when two or more vehicles collided with each other. The accident 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 with injuries. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Connecticut
Every week, hundreds of people are injured as a result of car accidents throughout the state of Connecticut. These victims will typically incur serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, paralysis, TBIs, organ damage, and more. These injuries can cause victims to miss out on time at work and receive medical bills that they were not prepared for. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident. It is important that you seek immediate medical attention and legal help after an accident.
Being injured in a Connecticut car accident can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life and leave you feeling both helpless and alone. With the help of a personal injury attorney, you will be able to move forward knowing that your rights are being protected. An attorney will be able to help you meet certain deadlines in your claim, as well as help you gather evidence that can play a huge role in your case. It is important that you act quickly before evidence starts to disappear.
Our accident attorneys at Michael L. Chambers, Jr. are here to assist you after you have been harmed in a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys are dedicated to your claim and will help you work toward both justice and compensation in your time of need. We believe that you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you after a serious crash. Please do not hesitate to 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.