Newton, CT (June 22, 2019) - Sources are confirming severe injuries have been reported in an incident where a car crashed into a home in Sandy Hook.
Friday morning, June 21, a car crashed through a Sandy Hook home causing two people injuries as well a propane leak.
Local firefighters were on the scene around 9:22 a.m. The driver of the vehicle that crashed into the house had to be extricated and transported to the hospital with serious injuries. The homeowner was also hospitalized with injuries from the crash.
The identities of the driver as well as the homeowner have not yet been released. The home did sustain a tremendous amount of damage.
Authorities are currently investigating the cause of the crash.
Our thoughts are with injured accident victims in hopes of a complete recovery.
Connecticut Personal Injury Accidents
The Connecticut Department of Transportation reported that in 2014 there were 22,796 injuries as a result of crashes in the state. Across the state, there were a total of 96,574 car accidents. Many factors can lead to accidents, some of the most common include intoxication, driving while drowsy, distracted driving, and speeding. When a car crashes into a home, not only can serious personal injury result, but the additional property damage can be catastrophic. There is also the displacement of the homeowners to consider.
When you have sustained personal injuries at no fault of your own from a reckless and negligent driver you must immediately seek medical attention. Then, speak with an experienced Connecticut car accident attorney at the Law Offices of Paul Levin. The homeowners in this incident have tremendous costs associated with this accident to their personal property, home, and in their medical treatment. Resourceful and aggressive representation from our team of Connecticut personal injury lawyers can help with the legal burden. Don't wait to speak with one of our caring Connecticut personal injury attorneys today at 860-322-5302.
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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.