Finleyville, PA (June 27, 2020) – After midnight this morning, a man was killed in a fatal ATV accident on PA-43 in Finleyville.
According to the Pennsylvania State Police, the accident took place when 21-year-old Tyler Gereshenski was driving his ATV on PA-43 in the northbound lanes of the highway.
Gereshenski was struck by an SUV that did not see his vehicle. The driver stopped and another motorist called police to the scene.
Paramedics arrived but Gereshenski succumbed to his injuries at the scene of the accident.
No further details are known but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
In just one day, three or more lives are taken in Pennsylvania accidents involving passenger vehicles. Though ATV accidents are not reported as commonly as many other accidents on our roads, they still occur and lead to catastrophic results in many cases. Suffering the loss of a loved one can be devastating for surviving family members. This is why it is important that they have the skilled help of a wrongful death attorney on their side every step of the way.
Our Pennsylvania personal injury attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are dedicated to helping families achieve compensation and justice against a negligent party who caused harm to a loved one. If you have lost somebody you love in a collision, it is important that you act quickly to achieve results. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania to find out how we can assist you at (215) 731-9900.
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