Cromwell police and fire crews responded to the McDonald's at 30 Shunpike Road at 5:40 a.m. after report of a motor vehicle crash. When officers arrived at the scene a raging fire had engulfed the car in the back parking lot and smoke was rising from the vehicle.
Complete Middlesex County, CT accident reports and news.
Accidents in Middlesex County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year
In Middlesex County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.
When an accident happens in Middlesex County, it is important to do the following immediately:
- Remain at the crash scene;
- Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
- Call the police;
- Exchange information with other drivers;
- Get contact information from witnesses;
- Inform your insurance company;
- Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
- Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
- Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.
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After a Middlesex County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.
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Jason Parent is accused of hitting a crossing guard and then fleeing the scene at Pumpkintown USA, an annual fall festival in Connecticut. After the employee was injured, Parent sped away and Police found his car not far from the scene.
Police say a 71-year-old woman who was struck by a sport-utility vehicle in Middletown has died.
Six people have been taken to the hospital after a crash on Route 17 in Middletown.
Police said three high school students were in the truck and an adult driver and two small children were in the other vehicle.
A motorcycle driver is in serious condition following a crash in Middletown around 5 p.m. Wednesday.
A pedestrian was badly injured while trying to cross the road in the area of Holy Apostles College and Seminary in Cromwell on Monday evening.
A vehicle heading southbound on Prospect Hill Road struck the pedestrian at 6:15 p.m. as she was trying to cross the road, police said.
A motorist died after a four-vehicle crash on I-95 Monday, police said.
The crash, which involved three cars and a box truck, was reported shortly before 11:30 a.m. It happened in the southbound lanes, in the area of the Baldwin Bridge, said the state police.
A 34-year-old Middletown man suffered serious injuries when he hit a telephone pole early this morning.
Police said Jairo Solis was driving a white 1996 BMW 328i and crashed on Ballfall Road around a quarter mile north of Sisk Street at 3:04 a.m.