Delta, PA – Donald Taylor Killed in Head-on Collision on Woodbine Rd
Delta, PA (March 6, 2023) – Around 2:24 p.m. on the afternoon of Monday, March 6, a man was killed in a fatal head-on collision on a roadway in Delta.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident happened around 2:24 p.m. at 6900 Woodbine Road. Police confirmed that a Nissan Rogue was headed south on Woodbine when it swerved so that the driver could attempt to avoid a Dodge Caravan in the opposite direction. The vehicles, however, collided head-on into each other.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The driver of the Rogue, identified as 56-year-old Donald Taylor, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Both occupants inside the Caravan were injured and identified as an adult and a 7-month-old child. They were hospitalized and are expected to recover.
The roadway was completely blocked in the area of the accident. Police urged those in the area to avoid the road until the scene was fully cleared.
No further details have been released, but Pennsylvania State Police continue their investigation.
We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this accident. We also hope that the injured parties receive a speedy recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Though not as many people are killed in accidents as those who sustain injuries, car accidents still continue to happen and wreak havoc on our lives every year in Pennsylvania. Hundreds of lives are lost every month in the state of Pennsylvania due to the recklessness of others. In 2021, there was an increase in traffic fatalities from other years. A total of 1,230 people were killed in fatal car accidents within the state. If you have lost someone you love in a fatal head-on collision or any other type of accident, speaking with an attorney can help you get back on your feet.
Losing somebody close to you in a fatal car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. The loss of a loved one can be an incredibly challenging thing to face, which is why you should have the help of a legal advocate on your side every step of the way. Regardless of the circumstances leading up to your accident, an attorney can help you prove who is at fault for your accident so that you can move forward with a claim. There are many parties who could be eligible to bring a wrongful death claim successfully after an accident, such as the following:
- Spouse of the deceased
- Children of the deceased
- Parents of the deceased
If you have lost someone you love in an accident, speaking with a Delta wrongful death attorney can help you move forward.
Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here to help you get back on your feet after you have lost someone you love in a fatal collision. Having the help of an attorney on your side can lessen the stress that you may be feeling after an accident. Our attorneys will fight to help you work toward the compensation that you deserve after an accident. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Delta at (215) 731-9900 to find out what we can do for you in your dire time of need.