Hatfield, PA – One Killed in Fatal Car Accident at Bethlehem Pke & Bergey Rd

Hatfield, PA – One Killed in Fatal Car Accident at Bethlehem Pke & Bergey Rd

Hatfield, PA (May 18, 2023) – Around 10:40 p.m. on the night of Wednesday, May 17, one person was killed, and others were injured in a Hatfield car accident.

According to the Hatfield Township Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Bethlehem Pike and Bergey Road. Police confirmed that two vehicles were involved in a collision after entering the intersection at the same time due to reasons that are not yet known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result of the collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. A total of three people were severely injured as a result of the accident. They were rushed to Grand View Hospital Trauma Center. One of the victims, who has not yet been identified, was tragically pronounced dead at the hospital.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing.

We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life has been lost. We also hope that the injured victims receive a full recovery.

Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania 

5/18 Hatfield, PA – One Killed in Fatal Car Accident at Bethlehem Pke & Bergey Rd Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye in many places throughout Pennsylvania, especially at intersections. Millions of intersection accidents happen every year throughout the U.S. Though many of these accidents lead to injuries, some take the lives of those involved. In 2019, it was reported that a total of 1,059 people were killed in fatal car accidents throughout Pennsylvania. This means that hundreds of lives are taken each month. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal car accident that was not their fault, it is crucial that you speak with an attorney that you can rely on.

Wrongful death cases are known for being some of the most complex cases. As you grieve the sudden loss of a family member, you should not have to worry about how you are going to keep up with the many expenses caused by the loss of your loved one. There are many parties who can successfully bring a wrongful death claim after a fatal accident, such as the following:

  • Spouse of the deceased
  • Parents of the deceased
  • Children of the deceased
  • Personal representative of the estate

If you have lost a loved one in an accident, you should immediately seek the help of a Hatfield wrongful death attorney.

Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here for you after you have lost someone close to you in a fatal collision. We will demand that you receive fair compensation from the insurance company which will try to fight against you, and offer you less than you deserve. We will assist you by giving you the soundest legal advice possible in the industry. You may be eligible for a variety of damages at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Hatfield at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options you have at this time.

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