STAMFORD - The man accused of hitting several vehicles, including a school bus filled with students, with a box truck last week remains in Stamford Hospital, according to his attorney.

Lindy Urso?s new client is Christopher Simonelli, 30, a man who police say hit car after car in Stamford, sending more than 20 people to the hospital.

Family and friends say the actions are uncharacteristic of Simonelli.

Urso says his client is still unable to speak, but plans on meeting with him at the hospital tomorrow. Assault charges likely in Stamford rampageDriver in Stamford crash remains critical Friends: Driver in Stamford crash worried about evictionSchool bus involved in multi-car crash in Stamford CHOPPER 12: School bus crash in Stamford