Stratford, CT (June 17, 2019) – On June 17, just after 12:30 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 95 near the southbound exit 30.
According to reports, a semitrailer traveling down the roadway collided with a minivan for unknown reasons. When the Stratford Fire Department responded to the scene of the incident, the discovered the semi-trailer was leaking fuel on the roadway. Emergency crews requested the assistance of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to assist with the cleanup.
The drivers of both vehicles, as well as three passengers inside the minivan, all sustained injuries in the collision. The five injured victims were transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
At this time the cause of the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with those injured in the collision.
Motor Vehicle Accidents In Connecticut
Thousands of people are injured in Connecticut car accidents every year. Although the majority of accidents result in minor injuries for those involved, there are many cases in which victims sustain serious injuries that require months to recover from. Victims are left to deal with an array of negative consequences from their accidents – mentally, physically, and financially. When victims are injured in collisions caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial that they contact a Connecticut car accident attorney as soon as possible.
The Law Offices of Paul Levin have nearly three decades of experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve. Our skilled and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Connecticut work diligently to help those harmed get full and fair compensation to cover the financial burdens they face in the aftermath of a motor vehicle accident. Over the years, we have helped countless victims get the maximum amount of restitution available for medical expenses, lost wages, property repair or replacement, and an array of other damages incurred. Contact our Connecticut personal injury attorneys at (866) 322-5302 to see how we can help 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.