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Canterbury, CT – Update - Vivian Sanchez Killed In Route 169 Collision

Posted by Connecticut Accident News | Jul 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Canterbury, CT (July 30, 2019) – On July 26, at approximately 3:30 p.m., the Connecticut State Police responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on South Canterbury Road, also known as Route 169.

According to reports, 69-year-old Vivian Sanchez was traveling along the roadway in a Dodge Grand Caravan when her vehicle collided with a second vehicle, driven by 37-year-old Karin McAllister, at the intersection with Phinney Lane.

Sanchez sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident. Three people inside Sanchez's vehicle were injured and transported to Backus Hospital for treatment.

McAllister sustained serious injuries in the collision and was transported to Backus Hospital for treatment.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation by Troop D of the Connecticut State Police.

Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Ms. Vivian Sanchez, and our thoughts are with the victims injured in this collision.

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Every year, thousands of people are injured in Connecticut car accidents. These incidents often occur suddenly and without warning. Sadly, those harmed are left to deal with the devastating consequences. Victims injured in collisions across our state often endure thousands of dollars in medical expenses while dealing with overwhelming pain and suffering. When victims are harmed by the reckless acts of others, it is imperative that they contact a car accident attorney in Connecticut to protect their legal rights.

Over the years, Connecticut personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have helped countless victims get full and fair compensation for their injuries and damages. Our attorneys work diligently to ensure victims get the compensation they deserve for the medical treatment they need to recover. Contact our car accident attorneys in Connecticut at (860) 322-5302 to schedule a free consultation to see what legal options are available for 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.

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