Fogelsville, PA – One Injured in Tractor-Trailer Crash on I-78LawPaWriter
Fogelsville, PA (December 9, 2020) – Around 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 9, one person was injured in a tractor-trailer crash in Fogelsville.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident took place in the westbound lanes of I-78 around the area of the Route 100 Interchange. Though few details have been released regarding the accident, the crash involved two tractor-trailers and led to a wide array of damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash. They helped one victim at the scene who received injuries as a result of the accident. The driver was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania
Truck accidents have been happening more often than ever before. Estimates have shown that accidents involving these vehicles were higher in 2015 since they were in 2012. Trucks are known for being some of the largest vehicles on our roads, which is why they lead to some of the most catastrophic damages in victims. Being injured in a truck accident can impact your life in many ways, leaving you to feel both helpless and alone. If you have been injured in a truck accident, it is important that you speak with an accident attorney.
Pennsylvania truck accidents have been happening every year throughout the state due to the negligence of others. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are protected and that all questions are answered so that you can move forward. For instance, what deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to your claim? What types of evidence are best for proving that another party is at fault for your accident? Will your claim make it to trial? With the help of a Pennsylvania personal injury attorney, you can have all of these questions answered and so many more.
Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson have aggressively helped those injured in truck accidents throughout the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you.
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