Duncannon, PA – One Killed in Fatal Three-Vehicle Crash at Cove Rd & US-11Pa Accident News
Duncannon, PA (March 1, 2022) – One person was killed in a fatal three-vehicle crash that took place at a Duncannon intersection in Sunday morning, February 27.
According to Perry County officials, the accident happened before 10 a.m. at the intersection of Cove Road and US-11. Three vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Two other victims were rushed to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked on US-11 in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. Pennsylvania State Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania, approximately three people lose their lives in car accidents every single day. This means that there is about one fatality every eight hours. Car accidents are less commonly fatal but, when they do occur, they can turn lives upside-down. Though these accidents can happen anywhere, intersections are some of the most dangerous places. Losing a loved one in a car accident can leave you in one of the most difficult positions of your life. As you and your family grieve your losses, you may wonder where you can turn. It is crucial that you speak with an attorney who can help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim.
The loss of a loved one can leave you with questions that you cannot answer on your own. Because of this, you should have the help of a Duncannon car accident attorney on your side. An attorney may be able to help you answer the following questions and so many others:
- What evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for the loss of your loved one?
- What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a wrongful death claim?
- Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial?
These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a knowledgeable Duncannon wrongful death attorney.
Duncannon Wrongful Death Attorneys
Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal Pennsylvania car accidents. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a fatal crash. Luckily, our attorneys have handled many of these claims in the past. We will help you obtain the compensation you deserve so that you can get back on your feet at this time. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Duncannon at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options are available for you.
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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.