Aliquippa, PA – One Killed in Fatal Head-on Crash on Brodhead RdLawPaWriter
Aliquippa, PA (December 22, 2020) – On Monday night, December 21, one person was killed in a fatal head-on crash in Aliquippa.
Officials confirmed that the accident took place at 2400 Brodhead Rd. when one vehicle lost control on a rainy roadway, going over the center line and striking a second vehicle head-on. One of the vehicles caught on fire following the collision, which led to extensive damages.
Fire crews, paramedics, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Fire crews cut off the doors on the vehicle that caught on fire so that they could rescue those inside.
One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. It is not known if any other parties were injured.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident until police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Every day, three or more people lose their lives as a result of Pennsylvania car accidents. These accidents take on many forms but head-on collisions are among the most severe. Out of all the accidents that take place on our roads, head-on collisions only account for approximately 2% of them. However, when these accidents do happen, they are known for leading to some of the most catastrophic injuries. If you have lost a loved one in an accident, you may wonder where you can turn.
No amount of money can change the fact that you have lost somebody that you love in a fatal accident. Losing a loved one can have a huge impact on your life. As you grieve your losses, you may wonder how you will account for the bills that continue to pile up against you and your family. Speaking with a knowledgeable Pennsylvania wrongful death attorney can impact the outcome of your claim and help you as you work toward results. It is important that you act quickly at this time.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our Pennsylvania accident attorneys understand how devastated you may be feeling after you have lost somebody that you love. Our attorneys are here for you and will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, therapy costs, and more. If you have suffered immense losses and wonder where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 to find out what we can do for you.
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