Hermitage, PA – Car Crash at S Hermitage Rd and Longview RdLaw Pa
Hermitage, PA (October 16, 2020) – On Thursday evening, October 15, a car crash took place at an intersection in Hermitage.
The accident took place around 8:10 p.m. at the intersection of South Hermitage Road and Longview Road. The accident happened when 71-year-old Thomas Stafford was traveling north on South Hermitage Road when he tried to turn at the intersection. At the same time, 19-year-old Taylor Vroman was traveling south when Stafford turned left. The vehicle collided with one another.
Stafford was taken to the hospital by ambulance and then transported to another hospital with serious injuries. Vroman received knee injuries but is expected to be okay.
The roadway was closed down at the intersection for a period of time while police worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Hundreds of accidents occur every week throughout the state of Pennsylvania. In just one day’s time, it is estimated that approximately 220 car accidents take place due to the negligence of others. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have suffered losses as a result of a car accident, you may wonder where you can turn in your dire time of need.
Car accidents take place at intersections every single day. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersections took place in the entire U.S. These accidents occur in Pennsylvania when drivers act in a negligent manner and engage in acts such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, it is important that you seek the assistance of a skilled Pennsylvania car accident attorney when it comes to your personal injury claim.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our accident attorneys are here to help you in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and will stand by your side every step of the way. Our attorneys can assist you along the path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you.
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