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Fatal Highway Car Accident in Windsor CT

Posted by Connecticut Accident News | Sep 07, 2019 | 0 Comments

WINDSOR, Conn. September 6, 2019

A multi vehicle collision occurred on I-91 southbound approaching exit 36 in the Town of Windsor, CT leaving a 59 year old woman operating one of the vehicles fatally injured. Joy Deloge, of West Haven, was operating her Honda when she reportedly came into contact with Hyundai. A concrete barrier was struck and a Trailer made contact with one or more of the vehicles.

The accident investigation has not been completed and fault has not been assigned.Ms. Deloge was transported to Hartford Hospital in Hartford, CT where she was then pronounced dead. Other individuals injured with non life threatening injuries were taken to St. Francis hospital. 

Our thoughts are with the victim and her family. 

MULTI-CAR ACCIDENTS IN CONNECTICUT

Every day, countless people are injured in automobile accidents across our state. Unfortunately, countless victims are seriously injured in collisions due to other drivers' negligent acts. Being injured in a collision can have a devastating impact on a victim's life.

Multi- Car accidents in Connecticut happen frequently on Connecticut highways. Given the increased speed and decreased reaction time, there is a tendency for more than one vehicle to be impacted than may occur on small roadways that are less heavily trafficked. Increased speed reduces practical reaction time because the vehicles are moving at higher speeds and closing distances between hazards to be avoided like other vehicles slowing down abruptly or already disabled from a crash. Accident reconstruction of multiple vehicle accidents are also more difficult because the sequencing and root cause for the vehicle movement must be carefully considered and reconstructed. What appears to be the fault of one vehicle or another after the cars have come to a stop is not always indicative of fault and legal liability. 

The pain and suffering are often lasting and overwhelming. In some cases, victims have to undergo surgery for their injuries that is painful and costly. When victims are harmed in accidents caused by the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that they contact a car accident attorney in Connecticut as soon as possible.

For nearly three decades, Connecticut personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have helped countless victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our attorneys work diligently to ensure those harmed collect full and fair compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, property damages, and various other costs incurred from their accidents. Contact our car accident attorneys in Connecticutat (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.

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