Bridgeport, CT (August 5, 2019) – On August 1, around 4:40 p.m., Bridgeport police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Wake Street.
According to reports, a child was riding a bicycle on Wake Street, near Pearl Harbor Street, when they were struck by a motor vehicle in the road.
The child was injured in the incident and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with law enforcement officers.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the child injured in this accident and their family.
Bicycle Accidents In Connecticut
Children across Connecticut go out on bicycles to enjoy the weather. Unfortunately, there are countless instances where children on bikes are injured by careless and reckless drivers. Being struck by a car can have a devastating impact on a child's life. Not only are those harmed left to deal with excruciating pain, but the emotional trauma is often overwhelming. When victims are injured in accidents caused by the negligent acts of others, it is imperative that they contact a personal injury attorney in Connecticut as soon as possible.
Connecticut bicycle accident attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have over three decades of combined experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve for their injuries. Our attorneys work diligently to ensure those harmed are able to obtain restitution to cover the costs of medical treatment and various other damages incurred from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Connecticut at (860) 322-5302 to see how we can help you.
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Disclaimer: As active members in our local and statewide communities, we are saddened by these accidents and our hearts go out to the friends, family, and victims affected by them. Our intent in these posts is to raise awareness in our community of the dangers involved in these activities and to hopefully prevent future injuries. This information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should always speak with an experienced legal professional about your case. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.