Erie, PA – Pedestrian Injured in Accident at Peach St Dance Club

Erie, PA – Pedestrian Injured in Accident at Peach St Dance Club

Erie, PA (August 12, 2023) – At 2:15 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, August 12, a pedestrian accident with injuries took place at a dance club in Erie.

According to Erie Police, the accident happened at 1900 Peach Street at the King’s Rook Club. Police confirmed that a 30-year-old was outside the dance club when he was suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle. The driver of the vehicle stepped out of their vehicle and was injured in a brawl that ensued.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The 30-year-old pedestrian sustained severe injuries and was rushed to the hospital for treatment. Their current condition is not yet known.

The area was blocked for an extended period of time after the accident.

At this time, Erie Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident. They will update with new information as it becomes available.

We want to offer our warmest sympathies to the pedestrian injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in Pennsylvania 

8/12 Erie, PA – Pedestrian Injured in Accident at Peach St Dance ClubPedestrians are the most vulnerable parties who share our roads in the state of Pennsylvania and beyond. Unfortunately, there are particular risks to these individuals due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. In 2019, it was reported that 154 pedestrians were killed in Pennsylvania accidents, and thousands more sustained injuries. As an injured pedestrian, you will need to prove that a driver was at fault for your accident. This is not always easy to do, which is why it is important that you seek the assistance of an attorney who has handled these claims in the past.

Many people are left with questions following a serious pedestrian accident. Your injuries could be so severe that you are feeling scared as you are left to face the insurance company and bills on your own as you face your physical recovery. It is not uncommon to wonder what deadlines you have to meet in your case or what evidence can be used against a party who caused you harm. Luckily, you have a wide array of options available for you after an accident. Speaking with an Erie pedestrian accident lawyer can help you get back on your feet when you need it the most.

At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys are here to assist you after your life has been upended by a serious pedestrian crash. We understand how overwhelming a pedestrian accident can be and offer our help and resources to you when you need them the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. These include some of the following:

  • Medical expenses that you incurred after your accident
  • Lost income due to missed time at work
  • Pain and suffering
  • Therapy costs

If you have been hurt or lost someone you love in a pedestrian accident, we are here to help you. Please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Erie at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we will help you get back on your feet.

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