Hopewell Twp, PA – One Killed in Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash on Woolen Mill RdPa Accident News
Hopewell Township, PA (August 3, 2023) – One person was killed in a fatal accident that occurred in Hopewell Township on Thursday morning, August 3.
According to York County officials, the accident happened at 4:50 a.m. at 1000 Woolen Mill Road. A driver was traveling in an SUV when they crossed into the other lane of traffic due to unknown reasons. The SUV collided with a sedan in the other lane. Both vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. The driver of the sedan was tragically pronounced dead on scene due to traumatic injuries. It is not known if the SUV driver was injured.
The roadway was blocked in nearly all lanes of traffic until police cleared the scene.
Pennsylvania State Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the accident at this time.
We want to take this time to offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim who lost their life in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
When you get behind the wheel of a car, you never expect that you will become involved in a life-altering accident. However, this is the reality for many individuals every year in Pennsylvania. In fact, hundreds of lives are lost in horrific car accidents every month throughout the state. In just 2021, it was estimated that 1,230 people were killed in fatal car accidents and many others sustained serious injuries. No family is ever prepared to find out that somebody they love has been taken from them in a fatal car accident. If you have lost somebody close to you in a collision, it is crucial that you and your family understand your options moving forward.
Losing a loved one in a fatal car accident can be an alarming and life-altering experience. While you are grieving your losses, you may wonder how you are going to afford to pay the many bills that keep adding up. On top of this, you may also have a wide array of questions that you cannot answer on your own. It can be a complicated matter to bring a wrongful death claim against another party. Speaking with a knowledgeable Hopewell Township wrongful death attorneyis in your best interests at this time.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys are here to help you after your life has been turned upside-down due to a fatal accident. We understand the ins and outs of accident laws in Pennsylvania and will assist you every step of the way as you navigate the complex legal system. We understand how alone many families feel after somebody they love has been taken from them, on top of the fact that now they have to worry about several bills. You may find that you can be compensated for some of the following losses:
- Medical bills
- Lost income and future lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Funeral and burial expenses
We are here for you in your dire time of need. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Hopewell Township at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you.