Mount Joy, PA – Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Colebrook RdLawPaWriter
Mount Joy, PA (December 31, 2020) – Around 5:20 a.m. on Thursday morning, December 31, a fatal pedestrian accident took place in Mount Joy.
According to police, the accident occurred at 800 Colebrook Road when a man was crossing the street. He was currently working for the Eagle Disposal Trash Company when he was killed.
The pedestrian, identified as 36pyear-old Peter Stoltzfus of Lancaster, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Pennsylvania
Hundreds of pedestrians are killed every year in the state of Pennsylvania due to the recklessness of others. In one recent year’s time, approximately 166 people were killed in the state of Pennsylvania as a result of pedestrian accidents. Losing somebody you love in a pedestrian accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. You should have the help of an accident attorney by your side after one of these accidents.
No amount of money can bring back somebody who has lost their life in a pedestrian accident. Financial compensation can help you move forward as you are grieving your losses. As your life is turned upside-down, you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Speaking with a Pennsylvania wrongful death attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make moving forward.
Our Pennsylvania accident attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here to help you after you have lost someone you love in a pedestrian accident. We understand how devastating these accidents can be and offer our assistance to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. We believe that you should have help on your side every step of the way when it comes to your claim. If you have suffered losses and you are unsure about where you can turn, please contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options you have moving forward.
Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately. We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.
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.