Collegeville, PA – Fatal Accident at W Germantown Pke and Evansburg RdLaw Pa
Collegeville, PA (August 12, 2020) – Early this morning, one person was killed in a fatal accident that occurred in Collegeville.
According to authorities, the collision took place around 9:15 a.m. at the intersection of West Germantown Pike and Evansburg Road when two vehicles suddenly collided with each other. The vehicles involved were badly damaged and one of them immediately overturned after the forceful accident.
One of the victims inside the rolled vehicle was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Their identity is not yet known. Paramedics did not say if any other parties were injured.
Due to the severity of the collision, the intersection was blocked in most lanes for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Every day, fatal collisions occur in Pennsylvania due to the recklessness of others. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. In just one day’s time, approximately three people lose their lives in Pennsylvania car accidents due to the negligence of others. When you have lost somebody you love in a Pennsylvania accident, you may wonder how you can your family members will move forward.
Losing a loved one might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever faced. In the blink of an eye, life could be taken in an accident that occurs due to the negligence of others. Families are often left in one of the most difficult times in their life as they work toward the compensation they deserve for their losses. You may find that, with the help of an attorney, you can obtain compensation for aspects like medical expenses, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and more. It is essential that you speak with a Pennsylvania personal injury attorney about your wrongful death claim in Pennsylvania.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our accident attorneys will help your family through one of the most challenging times in your life. We understand that losing a loved one can be incredibly overwhelming and will assist you every step of the way through the legal process. If you believe that another party is to blame for a fatal accident, you should never have to worry about how you will pay the bills that continue to pile up against you. Please do not hesitate to contact a Pennsylvania accident attorney at (215) 731-9900 for more information on your options moving forward.
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