The section of Route 6 that passes through the Columbia area in Connecticut can get very busy. Commuters and families can crowd the road during its busiest times. Because of this, it is critical for drivers to be aware of their surroundings. This holds especially true of paying attention to other vehicles, whether those vehicles are going the same direction or the opposite direction. Otherwise, a serious car accident can happen.
All three occupants of the vehicle wound up going to the hospital to be taken care of by medical professionals. The severity of injuries they suffered has not been released to the press, but it is known that all three were in their twenties. The occupants were a female driver and two male passengers.
With the advent of technology, its impact has been hugely felt in driver negligence. The state of Connecticut, with over two and a half million active drivers, has felt the repercussions.
Most people wouldn't give a second thought to taking a stroll outside, whether it's to get some exercise and fresh air or to get somewhere. Once a pedestrian leaves the safety of the sidewalk to cross to the other side of the road, things can take a dangerous turn.