Kunkletown, PA – Zachary Miller Killed in Motorcycle Accident on Scenic DrLaw Pa
Kunkletown, PA (October 22, 2020) – On Tuesday evening, October 20, a man was killed in a motorcycle accident that took place in Kunkletown.
Pennsylvania State Police confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Scenic Drive and T444 (Lower Middle Creek Road) when a motorcycle and a pickup truck collided with one another.
The motorcyclist, who was identified as 25-year-old Zachary Miller, was found beneath the rear of the pickup truck. Police have not confirmed the circumstances that led up to the accident but the motorcycle was badly damaged and found on its side about 20 yards away. Miller was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The driver of the pickup truck, who has not yet been identified, was not injured. No charges were brought against the driver.
The roadway was closed at the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most horrific accidents on our roads, even if they are not the most common. According to recent statistics, approximately 2.7% of all accidents that occur in the state of Pennsylvania involve a motorcycle. This may seem like a small percentage but it is important to note that these accidents are among the most traumatic accidents on our roads. If you have lost somebody you love in one of these accidents, it is important that you have the skilled help of an attorney in your time of need.
Losing somebody that you love as a result of a motorcycle accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever dealt with. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder where you can turn for the compensation that you deserve. Motorcycle accidents are some of the most traumatic and devastating accidents on our roads due to the fact that motorcyclists are some of the most at-risk and vulnerable parties on our roads. If you have lost somebody that you love in a motorcycle accident, it is imperative that you have a skilled wrongful death attorney by your side.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our Pennsylvania accident attorneys are here for you after you have lost somebody you love in an accident that is not their fault. If your life has been turned upside-down in an accident, you may wonder what options are available for you. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 for more information on your options moving forward.
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