Osterburg, PA – Thomas Osman Killed in Car Crash at Churchville Rd & William Penn Rd
Osterburg, PA (August 7, 2022) – One person was killed in a fatal car accident that took place at an intersection in Osterburg on Saturday afternoon, August 6.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident happened around 2:17 p.m. at the intersection of Churchville Road and William Penn Road. Police confirmed that a man was traveling through the intersection as a second vehicle was traveling south and crashed into the driver’s side of the first vehicle. The first vehicle then went off the side of the road until it came to a rest.
Energency responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The driver of the first vehicle, who has since been identified as 24-year-old Thomas J. Osman, was tragically pronounced dead after being rushed to the hospital. A passenger inside his vehicle was rushed to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time.
No further details have been released at this time. Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of the victim whose life was lost in this accident. We also hope for the full recovery of the involved injured victim.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
The aftermath of a car accident can be a difficult thing to face for anybody involved. However, it is especially tragic and daunting to those who have lost loved ones in fatal accidents. Pennsylvania is no stranger to these horrific accidents, which take place every day on our roadways. In 2020, it was reported that approximately 1,129 people were killed in fatal car accidents and many others were seriously injured throughout the state. Losing a loved one can be incredibly unexpected and upsetting. Because of this, speaking with a skilled legal advocate is necessary.
The loss of a loved one can happen by surprise, which is why speaking with an Osterburg car accident attorney about your claim can help you achieve the best results. From start to finish, you deserve compassionate care when it comes to every aspect of your claim. As you are grieving such immense losses, you should not have to be concerned about how you will afford the bills that keep piling up. You should be prepared to speak with an Osterburg wrongful death attorneyimmediately following your loved one’s accident.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal car accidents in Pennsylvania. Having legal help on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected as you work to navigate the Pennsylvania legal system. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for some of the following aspects:
- Medical expenses
- Lost income
- Pain and suffering
- Funeral and burial expenses
We will stand by your side when you need it the most. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Osterburg at (215) 731-9900 to find out what we can do for you.
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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.