Lebanon, PA – One Killed in Fatal Collision at Prescott Dr & E Kercher Ave

Lebanon, PA – One Killed in Fatal Collision at Prescott Dr & E Kercher Ave

Lebanon, PA (July 12, 2023) – Around 8 a.m. on Wednesday morning, July 12, one person was killed in a fatal collision that took place at a Lebanon intersection.

According to North Lebanon Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Prescott Drive and East Kercher Avenue. Police confirmed that two vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other at the intersection, leading to extensive damage to both vehicles.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One of the drivers involved in the accident, who has not yet been formally identified, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to their injuries. One of the drivers sustained injuries and was hospitalized at Hershey Medical Center.

Due to the severity of the accident, a portion of the road was blocked in the area. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.

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

We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was lost in this accident. We also hope that the injured party receives a speedy recovery.

Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania 

7/12 Lebanon, PA – One Killed in Fatal Collision at Prescott Dr & E Kercher AveCar accidents are a common reality in the state of Pennsylvania. These accidents, though minor at times, can also be life-altering and severe. In some cases, they even take the lives of those involved. Hundreds of lives are lost monthly due to car accidents within the state. In just 2021, it was reported that 1,230 people were killed in fatal car accidents in Pennsylvania, and thousands more sustained injuries. If you have unexpectedly lost someone close to you in a fatal accident, speaking with an attorney is in your best interests.

Had it not been for the extreme recklessness of another driver, you know that your loved one would still be with you. If you have sustained these losses, you have the right to bring a wrongful death claim against a negligent and liable party. There are many parties who are eligible to bring a wrongful death claim successfully. These include the following:

  • Medical bills
  • Funeral and burial costs
  • Pain and suffering
  • Lost income and future lost income

This can be one of the most emotional things that you have ever dealt with, and you have every right to grieve. You should never have to deal with the stress of a fatal accident on your own, which is why speaking with a Lebanon wrongful death attorney is so important.

At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys are here to help you get back on your feet after you have lost a loved one in a fatal collision. We will compassionately listen to you and fight to protect your rights during this devastating time. You deserve guidance and somebody who will answer any questions that you have as you work toward compensation for your losses. Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Lebanon at (215) 731-9900 for more information on your available options.

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