Allentown, PA – Multi-Vehicle Crash on US-22 near Cedar Crest BlvdLawPaWriter
Allentown, PA (February 11, 2021) – Around 4:39 p.m. on the afternoon of Thursday, February 11, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries occurred in Allentown.
According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of US-22 around the area of Cedar Crest Boulevard and Mauch Chunk Road. Few details have been released but police confirmed that the crash happened when multiple vehicles collided with each other in the area. This led to extensive damages.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Every week, hundreds of victims are hospitalized as a result of car accidents within the state of Pennsylvania. In just one day’s time, it is estimated that a total of 220 car accidents happen in the state due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. The unfortunate reality is that many of these collisions can be prevented but continue to take place due to the reckless acts of others. If you have been hurt in an accident and wonder where you can turn, it is important that you have the help of an attorney by your side.
The aftermath of a Pennsylvania car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye and lead to serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you have sustained any one of these injuries, you may have spent time in the hospital or missed out on time at work. It is important that you seek the help of a Pennsylvania personal injury attorney immediately following your car accident.
Because it can be difficult to face the aftermath of an accident on your own, our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here to help you. We believe that you should always have the assistance of a resourceful attorney by your side so that you are not left feeling helpless and alone. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact a Pennsylvania accident attorney that you can rely on at (215) 731-9900.
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