Bridgeport, CT (July 12, 2019) – On July 11, during the evening hours, police from Bridgeport responded to a drowning incident in Ash Creek.
According to reports, four juveniles were in the water at St. Mary's By the Sea when they were overcome by an incoming tide. Three males were able to make it back to shore, but the forth was unable to be located.
Around 6:00 p.m., Fairfield Police boats found a 15-year-old teen floating in the Bridgeport side of the creek.
The teen was rescued and transported to Bridgeport Hospital in critical condition.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim injured in this incident.
Drowning Incidents In Connecticut
Every year, countless victims across the state suffer injuries in drowning incidents. These horrific accidents can have a devastating impact on the lives of victims. In some cases, those harmed are forced to deal with lifelong treatment, suffer cognitive impairments, and various other physical and mental consequences. When victims are injured due to the negligent acts of property owners, they should contact a premises liability attorney in Connecticut to protect their legal rights.
For nearly three decades, Connecticut personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have assisted countless patients in obtaining the compensation they deserve for medical treatment, lost earnings, and a variety of other financial consequences from their accidents. Our law firm is dedicated to helping those harmed receive full and fair compensation they deserve so they can get the care and treatment they need. Contact our injury accident attorneys in Connecticut at (860) 322-5302 to see how we can help you.
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