Bridgeport, CT (May 2, 2019) – On May 1, Bridgeport police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motorcycle accident on Article Street.
Police officials report that just before 2 p.m., a motorcycle and a car collided on Arctic Street. The incident occurred on the roadway, near the intersection with Brooks Street and Pembroke Street.
A car was turning into a driveway at the same time a motorcyclist struck a parked car. The motorcyclist was seriously injured and transported to Bridgeport Hospital for emergency surgery.
The cause of the incident remains under investigation at this time. However, officers confirm that the driver of the car was issued an infraction for Failure to grant the right of way.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents In Connecticut
Statistics show that one motor vehicle accident occurs every ten seconds somewhere in the United States. Unfortunately, thousands of individuals are injured in these horrific collisions each year. When motor vehicle accidents involve motorcycles, the chances of catastrophic injuries are greatly increased.
Motorcyclists involved in collisions are seriously vulnerable to the impact of other motor vehicles on the roadway. Unfortunately, sustaining serious injuries can have a devastating impact on the lives of victims and their families. When victims are injured in Connecticut motorcycle accidents, they should contact a personal injury attorney in Connecticut as soon as possible.
Our Connecticut motorcycle accident attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have over three decades of experience helping victims and their families get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our extensive knowledge of Connecticut personal injury laws enables us to help those harmed get the maximum amount of compensation available to help cover medical costs, lost wages, and other damages incurred. Contact our law office today at (866) 322-5302 to see how we can help with your claim.
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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.