A motor vehicle accident involving a man on a motorcycle is making headlines in East Lackawannock Township this morning. The crash happened last night around 11:00 p.m. when Gary Anderson, 39, was driving his motorcycle down the 600 block of Perry Highway. The Mercer County crash has left many wondering about the extent of injuries.
According to police, Anderson was heading down Route 19 with his passenger, Charlene Janke of Slippery Rock. Both were thrown from the motorcycle when it crashed. A medical helicopter was called in to fly both victims to safety. Each victim was promptly taken to Elizabeth Hospital to be treated for their injuries. Anderson of Mercer is being treated for life-threatening, catastrophic injuries. The condition of the passenger, Janke, has not been released but is said to be non-life threatening at this time.
At Edelstein, Martin & Nelson, we know that not all victims of every crash receive detrimental injuries. We understand the difference between those who suffer more severe injuries and those who are able to walk away from the devastation. Either way, we have made it our mission to fight for your compensation, regardless of injury. We know that what you are going through can be life-changing no matter the extent of your personal suffering. If you have been the victim of a car or motorcycle accident, no matter the extent of your injuries, please do not hesitate to call 888-208-1810 to schedule a free consultation today.