Stratford, CT (July 14, 2019) – On July 13, a Bridgeport firefighter remained hospitalized after weeks of surgery from a hit-and-run accident that occurred on June 28.
The accident happened at 11:15 p.m. between Stratford Avenue and East Main Street. A 46-year-old firefighter was crossing this intersection and was hit by a vehicle. The vehicle sped off onto East Main Street after stopping briefly.
Police later released information about this vehicle. The vehicle was reported to be a dark gray Toyota Corolla with suspected front-end damage.
Our thoughts are with the firefighter who remains in the hospital.
Connecticut Hit-and-Run Accidents
Injuries sustained from hit-and-run accidents can be severe because there is no protection between the victim and the car. Many people become concerned about how they should approach a personal injury lawsuit if they have no information about the other driver. However, a lawyer who has experience with Connecticut car accidents may be able to help you. Some insurance companies will work with you on these types of incidents, but many insurance companies are also known to deceive and cheat people out of fair compensation.
At the Law Offices of Paul Levin, our Connecticut personal injury attorneys have worked on cases like these for years and are prepared to negotiate with your insurance company. If negotiations fail, we have the training needed to take the insurance company to court. When you hire us, we will take care of the tedious work for you. Contact our accident attorneys at (860) 322-5302 for a consultation today.
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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.