Beaver Falls, PA – One Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on 8th StLawPaWriter
Beaver Falls, PA (December 4, 2020) – Around 4:50 p.m. on December 2, a victim was killed in a pedestrian accident involving a train in Beaver Falls.
According to authorities, the accident occurred near 8th Street on the local train tracks. A train was coming and did not stop in time, striking a pedestrian who was near the tracks at the time. Police have not commented on the full circumstances leading up to the accident.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. They confirmed that the pedestrian was dead at the scene.
The area was blocked for some time until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Pennsylvania
Pedestrian accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents that take place in the entire state of Pennsylvania. In fact, many victims are killed every year as a result of these accidents. When one of these collisions involves a large train, it could lead to devastating results for the victim involved. Hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives in pedestrian accidents every year throughout the state of Pennsylvania. If you have lost a loved one and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should speak with a skilled attorney in your time of need.
Losing a loved one might be one of the most tragic things that you have ever suffered from. Family members often wonder how they will face the grief caused by one of these accidents while also handling the bills that pile up against them. You should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the bills after the unexpected loss of a loved one. You should always be prepared to speak with a Pennsylvania wrongful death attorney at this time.
Our Pennsylvania accident attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here to guide you through one of the most complex and challenging times in your life. We believe that you have options and an attorney can help you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, funeral costs, and so much more. Please contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania to find out how we can help you at (215) 731-9900.
Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately. We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: As a well-respected member 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.