Audubon, PA – Christine Severino Killed in Head-on Collision on PA-422Pa Accident News
Audubon, PA (February 1, 2023) – A woman was killed in a fatal head-on collision that took place on a major roadway in Audubon on Saturday morning, January 28.
According to Chester County officials, the accident happened around 3:27 a.m. on PA-422. Police confirmed that a 29-year-old man was driving when he suddenly veered into oncoming traffic due to reasons that are not entirely known. His vehicle collided with a second vehicle head-on, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The driver of the second vehicle, identified as 41-year-old Christine Severino, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. The 29-year-old driver of the other vehicle was hospitalized but is expected to be okay.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes of traffic for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released at this time. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the family whose life was taken in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face, especially one that leads to injuries. However, sometimes an accident is much more serious and takes the lives of those involved. Hundreds of people are killed in fatal collisions every year within the state. In 2020, approximately 4.6% of car accidents were deemed head-on collisions. Though many of these accidents lead to injuries, many head-on collisions are actually fatal in nature. Nobody is ever fully prepared to say goodbye to a loved one whose life was taken prematurely in a fatal car accident. If you have lost someone close to you in a crash, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
The loss of a loved one happens so unexpectedly and leaves families feeling helpless and alone. If you have sustained these immense losses, you deserve to take the time to grieve your losses. This is not always easy to do when many bills are piling up against you, causing you unnecessary stress during one of the most difficult times in your life. You will likely have a wide array of questions after you have lost someone you love after a fatal accident. Speaking with an Audubon wrongful death attorney can help you get back on your feet during these challenging times.
Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here for you after you have lost someone you love in a fatal head-on collision or any other type of fatal accident. Our attorneys have years of experience handling accident claims and will help you navigate the legal system for the first time. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects, such as the following:
- Medical bills
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Lost income and future lost wages
- Pain and suffering
Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Audubon at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you.
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Disclaimer: As well-respected members of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness, members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.