Law Offices of John J. LaCava, LLC - Lacava Legal - Injury and Accident Lawyers
Stamford - Bridgeport 203-883-9685 877-293-6717
Free personal injury consultation No fee if we don't win your case
Consulta gratuita de lesiones personales Sin cargo si no ganamos su caso
Our results speak for themselves.
See how we've helped others.
  • Bicycle Accident - Structured Settlement
    Injury: Traumatic brain injury to child.
    Recovery: $1,020,000.00 (structured settlement present value)
  • Motorcycle Accident - Pre Judgment Attachment
    Injury: Multiple Fractures and Death of Spouse
    Judgment: $1,000,000.00 Pre-judgment attachment granted
  • Automobile Accident - Mediation
    Injury: Nerve impairment syndrome resulting in substantial disability to the right arm.
    Recovery: $800,000.00
  • Construction Accident - Mediation
    Injuries: Construction Accident - multiple fractures of the hip and nerve damage.
    Settlement: $750,000.00
  • Drunk Driver Accident - Settlement
    Injuries: Fracture of ankle with surgery and hardware (ORIF)
    Settlement: $650,000.00
  • Workers Compensation - Settlement
    Injuries: Impairment of both lower extremities
    Settlement: $651,000
more verdicts and settlements

Connecticut man arrested on multiple charges after hit-and-run

A 25-year-old man from Stamford is facing multiple charges following an alleged hit and run accident that occurred on June 14. The charges against the man include leaving the scene of an accident, second degree assault with a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, driving while under the influence, driving without a license, and following too closely.

According to police, the man was driving westbound on East Main Street around 11 p.m. when he allegedly began striking his 1998 Lincoln Navigator into a 2010 Ford Taurus that was driving directly in front of him. The man's vehicle reportedly struck the other vehicle twice from behind, then pushed the Taurus a third time, sending it across the eastbound lanes and into a pay phone that was located at a nearby McDonald's.

Authorities state that the man then allegedly left the scene of the accident and drove himself to his home on George Street. Witnesses observing the accident were able to get a license plate number, which they provided to police, who later arrested the man at his residence. A 33-year-old Stamford man who was driving the Taurus at the time of the accident was transported to Stamford Hospital, where he was treated for injuries to the chest, shoulders, and neck.

Individuals who have been the victim of a drunk driving accident may be entitled to compensation for their injuries or loss that they sustain due to their accident. They may find it beneficial to learn more about their legal rights by speaking with an experienced Connecticut personal injury attorney.

Source: Stamford Advocate, "Stamford man slapped with assault charges after leaving scene while drunk driving," John Nickerson, June 16, 2015

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
John LaCava has done a more than excellent job representing me in my personal injury law suit. His thorough and caring manner had me completely at ease throughout the process and gave me full confidence in my representation. I would highly recommend him to anyone going through the kind of painful accident I experienced, as the attorney who will ensure that your case is taken care of in a truly professional and very experienced way. - Patt Cartolano
¿Necesita ayuda legal? Para una consulta, llame a nuestras oficinas al 877-293-6717
o encontrar más información por correo electrónico a nuestro offie hoy.


Contact us today: 203-883-9685 877-293-6717

Privacy Policy | Business Development Solutions by FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business.