Meriden, CT (May 6, 2019) – On Saturday, May 4, state police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motorcycle accident on Interstate 691 near the westbound ramp to I-91.
According to police, two individuals were travelling west along Interstate 691 when the driver lost control of his motorcycle due to the wet conditions of the road. The motorcycle went down on its side and slid across the roadway. The driver and passenger on the motorcycle were ejected from the vehicle.
Neither occupant of the motorcycle was wearing a helmet. Both individuals sustained serious injuries and were transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital for medical treatment.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the two individuals injured in this crash.
Motorcycle Accidents In Connecticut
Every year, hundreds of motorcyclists are injured in collisions in Connecticut. Unfortunately, there are numerous single-vehicle crashes in which passengers sustain serious and life-threatening injuries, like spinal cord or traumatic brain injuries.
When victims are injured in motorcycles, by no fault of their own, they should contact a Connecticut motorcycle accident attorney as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to restitution to cover the costs for medical expenses, damages, and even wages they lose from being forced out of work.
For over three decades, Connecticut personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have helped thousands of victims get the remuneration they deserve to cover expenses incurred from their accidents. We believe it is of utmost importance to ensure victims are able to get the medical treatment they need to make a full recovery from their injuries. If you were injured in a motorcycle accident caused by a reckless or negligent driver, contact our office today at (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.