Harrisburg, PA – Multi-Vehicle Collision with Injuries in NB Lanes of I-83

Harrisburg, PA – Multi-Vehicle Collision with Injuries in NB Lanes of I-83

Harrisburg, PA (April 17, 2022) – Before 2 p.m. on the afternoon of Sunday, April 17, a multi-vehicle collision took place on a highway in Harrisburg.

According to Harrisburg Police, the accident happened in the northbound lanes of I-83 around the area of exit 44A, 13thStreet. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when one or more lost control, causing the vehicles to collide forcefully with one another. The vehicles involved in the accident were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.

No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Pennsylvania 

Car accidents have quickly become a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout Pennsylvania over the years. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents within the state. In one recent year’s time in the entirety of Pennsylvania, 104,000 car accidents took place, with a large percentage of these accidents leading to injuries. There are many common reasons for car accidents on our major highways, including the following:

  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk driving
  • Speeding
  • Fatigued driving

4/17 Harrisburg, PA – Multi-Vehicle Collision with Injuries in NB Lanes of I-83In the blink of an eye, your life could be impacted by a car accident that was caused by another party. This is why you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.

The aftermath of a car accident can be an impactful time in your life. You may have questions that only a Harrisburg car accident attorney can answer. For instance, what types of evidence do you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to moving forward with a claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a Harrisburg personal injury lawyer for the first time.

Harrisburg Car Accident Attorneys

Our skilled attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Harrisburg at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options are available for you at this time.

Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately.  We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.

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.

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