Portland, CT (May 16, 2019) – On Wednesday, May 15, Portland Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident.
According to police, a female driving an SUV pulled out onto Main Street, from a private drive, in front of a motorcycle. The SUV struck the motorcycle, causing serious injuries to the motorcyclist.
An investigation of the incident found that the driver of the SUV was under the influence of alcohol. Police arrested the woman and charged her with DUI.
The injured motorcyclist was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured motorcyclist and his family at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents In Connecticut
Every year, thousands of people are injured in motor vehicle accidents across Connecticut annually. Unfortunately, accidents involving motorcycles often result in far more serious injuries.
When victims are injured in motorcycle accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, they should contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Connecticut as soon as possible. Victims may be able to obtain restitution from those at-fault to cover the costs for medical treatment and other damages resulting from their accidents.
Connecticut personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have over twenty-five years of experience helping accident victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our skilled and reputable accident injury attorneys in Connecticut are dedicated to protecting our communities the best way we know how. Contact our Law firm today at (860)322-5302 to get started with your claim.
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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.