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May 11, 2020
Cheswick, PA – Two-Vehicle Crash with Injuries at Pittsburgh St and Cheswick Ave

Allentown, PA – Ariel Vargas Killed in Fatal Accident on MLK Jr Dr

Allentown, PA (May 11, 2020) – Early Sunday, May 10, a fatal two-vehicle accident took place on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive near the area of Lehigh Street. The victim was identified as 27-year-old Ariel Vargas of Allentown, who allegedly died due to multiple traumatic injuries around 1:15 a.m. Police have not yet commented on the circumstances that caused the two vehicles to collide with one another. The driver of the vehicle in which Vargas was a passenger in sustained severe injuries. The other driver was also injured. The investigation into the collision is ongoing at this time. We would […]
May 7, 2020
5.7 Philadelphia, PA – Jim Trinacria Killed in Crash on Knights Road

Philadelphia, PA – Jim Trinacria Killed in Crash on Knights Road

Philadelphia, PA (May 7, 2020) – A pedestrian accident on Tuesday evening claimed one man’s life in the Torresdale area. On May 5, 57-year-old Jim Trinacria was attempting to cross the roadway in the 11000 block of Knights Road when he was struck by a motor vehicle. Trinacria suffered fatal injuries and was declared deceased at the scene of the accident. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with the Philadelphia Police Department. The investigation is ongoing. Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Jim Trinacria at this time. Pedestrian Accidents in Philadelphia Over […]
August 4, 2018
Allegheny County, PA – Multi-Vehicle Accident on Parkway East Leads to Fatality

West Conshohocken, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Crash on I-476

Motorcyclist Suffers Fatal Injuries West Conshohocken, PA (August 1, 2018) On Wednesday, around 3: 00 p.m., a fatal motorcycle crash occurred in the northbound lanes on I-476 near Balligomingo Road. The accident involved a motorcyclist who, unfortunately, lost his life in the crash. More investigation will determine the cause of the crash and who is liable. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Motorcycle accidents occur way too frequently in the United States. The main cause for motorcycle accidents is negligent driving. The reason being is that most drivers aren’t on the lookout for motorcyclists, even though they’re supposed to pay attention to […]
November 8, 2017

Man Killed on Construction Site in Pennsylvania Turnpike, October 11, 2017

Another tragic event has occurred on our highways in Pennsylvania.  At approximately 4:15 am on Oct 11th, Mr. Robert W. Marchetti, 63 years of age, was at work.  Mr. Marchetti was part of a construction crew working on the Pennsylvania Turnpike nearby the Kittatinny Tunnel in Franklin County’s Fannett Township.  From Mr. Marchetti’s perspective, he was performing a task to earn a living which came to an abrupt end when a car, without warning, hit the bucket on the construction vehicle he was operating in a marked area for road work.  In the beat of a human heart, his vehicle […]
September 19, 2017

1 Injured in Two-Truck Collision Route 283 in Swatara Township

Motorist Injured in Swatara Township Two-Truck Collision Swatara Township, Pennsylvania (September 19, 2017)  – One person was injured in a two-truck collision in Swatara Township, Dauphin County, on Monday evening. According to a local news source, the accident occurred at about 7:45 p.m. September 18, in the northbound lanes of Route 283 road near Exit 2. According to a report by the officials, one tractor-trailer rear-ended another tractor-trailer that was transporting produce. Paramedics dispatched to the scene had to extricate one person from one of the trucks before being taken to a local hospital for treatment. The severity of the injuries […]