Fairfield, CT (May 5, 2019) - Authorities are confirming an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck by a car near the Stop & Shop. The incident happened on Sunday afternoon, around 2 p.m.
According to police, the victim's injuries did not appear to be life-threatening. The incident took place near the store on Villa Avenue. The investigation into the details of the accident is ongoing.
More information will be made public as it becomes available.
Our thoughts are with the injured party and we hope they have a full and fast recovery.
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According to the U.S. Department of Transportation Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) 1 in 5 pedestrian deaths are a result of a hit-and-run driver. There were 165 pedestrians hit by cars and 92 bicyclists hit in 2018. The lack of protection an individual has around them can often lead to these accidents inflicting severe harm if not death.
If you or someone you know has been injured as a pedestrian by a driver, contact our offices immediately. Our experienced attorneys are caring and empathetic and we are here to help you obtain your full compensation and help you on the road to recovery. We have the right network of medical professionals to diagnose your injuries and obtain treatment. We welcome you to call us at 860-322-5302 to speak to one of our friendly Connecticut pedestrian car accident attorneys today.
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