Barnesville, PA – Two Injured in Motorcycle Accident on Hillside RdLaw Pa
Barnesville, PA (June 16, 2020) – Around 3:30 p.m. last afternoon, June 15, two people were seriously injured in a motorcycle accident in Barnesville.
Schuylkill County authorities responded to the scene of the accident, which took place on Hillside Road in Barnesville. A motorcyclist lost control after he struck a dog in the roadway and crashed his bike.
One person on the motorcycle was flown to the hospital with serious injuries, while another was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
The condition of the dog is not known at this time.
Police continue their investigation into the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania
Motorcycle accidents cause serious and catastrophic injuries to victims in Pennsylvania every year. In 2016, reports showed that approximately 2.6% of all accidents within the state involve motorcyclists. These accidents can leave you in a challenging position as you attempt to recover as you face a wide array of financial aspects on your own. It is important that you seek the help of a personal injury attorney as soon as possible after an accident.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our Pennsylvania accident attorneys understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a serious motorcycle accident. It can be a challenge to get back on your feet following a collision that took place due to the negligence of another party. If you have been injured and you are unsure of where to turn, please do not hesitate to contact a Pennsylvania motorcycle accident at (215) 731-9900 for assistance with your claim.
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