Colmar, PA – Box Truck Accident at Bethlehem Pke and Advance LnLaw Pa
Colmar, PA (July 14, 2020) – Around 1:15 a.m. this morning, a box truck involving a passenger vehicle took place at an intersection in Colmar.
According to authorities, the collision took place when the two vehicles collided at the intersection of Bethlehem Pike and Advance Lane. Police have not yet confirmed how the vehicles collided but said that a Honda Civic collided with the truck, causing the truck to flip onto its side.
The two drivers of the vehicles, who have not yet been identified, were both extricated from their vehicles and sustained traumatic injuries. They were both flown to a local hospital by medical helicopters.
The roadway was closed down in the area of the intersection for some time while police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania
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