Hartford, CT (August 28, 2019) – On August 19, around 9:45 p.m., emergency crews reported to the scene of an accident outside the Bow Tie Cinema Plaza located at 330 New Park Ave.
According to reports, 17-year-old Thalles Costa DeLima was riding a scooter outside of the movie theater when he was struck by a motorcycle.
The motorcyclist was injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital.
Costa DeLima was seriously injured in the collision and transported to Hartford Hospital for treatment. Authorities confirmed that the victim succumbed to his injuries on August 26.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Thalles Costa DeLima at this time.
Scooter Accidents in Connecticut
Every year, countless individuals are injured on roadways across our state. Unfortunately, hundreds of those injured end up passing away due to the severity of injuries incurred. Individuals traveling by scooter are at serious risk of incurring fatal injuries due to the fact that they are exposed to oncoming forces. When victims lose their lives in fatal collisions, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Connecticut to protect their legal rights.
Connecticut scooter accident attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have over three decades of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Our attorneys work diligently to help families gather evidence, get a copy of police reports, and put together cases that accurately demonstrate the damages incurred due to the negligent acts of others. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Connecticut at (860) 322-5302 to get started on your case.
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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.