Lititz, PA – Four Injured in Two-Vehicle Head-on Collision on Route 322
Lititz, PA (June 21, 2022) – Four people were injured in a serious two-vehicle head-on collision that took place in Lititz on Monday night, June 20.
According to local officials, the accident happened on US Route 322. A 55-year-old woman from Philipsburg was traveling westbound in the wrong lane of traffic when she crashed head-on into another driver. Both of the drivers were in SUVs, which sustained severe damage as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The woman who was driving in the wrong lane was rushed to the hospital by medical helicopter. The other driver, as well as a toddler and an adult passenger in their vehicle, were also hospitalized. They are expected to recover from their injuries.
Due to the severity of the accident, the highway was blocked in the area until 11:15 p.m. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts go out to the parties injured as a result of this accident.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
In the blink of an eye, car accidents take place in the state of Pennsylvania when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. Car accidents have actually been increasing on our roads in Pennsylvania over recent years. These accidents take on many forms but head-on collisions are known for being some of the most severe. In just one recent year, over 2.5% of car accidents were deemed head-on collisions. The truth is, these accidents are very likely to lead to extensive harm to those involved. If you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party, it is important that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
Nobody ever expects to get behind the wheel of a car and become involved in a serious car accident. However, this is the reality that so many individuals face each year. If you have been involved in one of these accidents, you may have sustained serious injuries. Some of these injuries include the following:
- Neck and back injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Organ damage
- Broken bones
These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you have every right to return to the normal life that you deserve. This is why it is imperative that you speak with a Lititz car accident attorney as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here for you after you have sustained injuries in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources when you need them the most. Our attorneys will stand by your side as you work toward the compensation that you deserve at this time. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Lititz at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.