Penn Hills, PA – One Person Killed in Fatal Accident on Frankstown Rd

Penn Hills, PA – One Person Killed in Fatal Accident on Frankstown Rd

Penn Hills, PA (August 29, 2022) – Early Monday, August 29, a person was killed in a fatal accident that took place in Penn Hills.

According to local officials, the accident took place in the early morning hours at the intersection of Frankstown Road and Robinson Boulevard. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when it was reported that they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident sustained severe front-end damages as a result of the crash.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One person was trapped in their vehicle and had to be extricated by fire crews. Another person was unconscious at the scene and rushed to the hospital for treatment but was tragically pronounced dead while there.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.

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

Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this accident.

Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania

8/29 Penn Hills, PA – One Person Killed in Fatal Accident on Frankstown Rd Car accidents have been increasing on our roads in the state of Pennsylvania over recent years. Out of the tens of thousands of car accidents that happen on our roads every year, many lives are lost as a result. In fact, hundreds of people are killed in fatal car accidents every year within the state. In 2018, it was reported that approximately 1,190 people were killed in fatal car accidents in Pennsylvania due to the reckless acts of others. Losing someone close to you in an accident can affect your life in many ways, which is why you should have the help of an attorney on your side.

The loss of a loved one can affect your life in many ways. It is true that no amount of money can bring back someone close to you whose life has been taken in a fatal accident. However, it can help you move forward on a financial level when you are feeling alone. You should never have to worry about how you will face the bills after a fatal accident. There are many individuals who can bring a wrongful death claim, including the following:

  • Spouses of the deceased
  • Parents of the deceased
  • Children of the deceased
  • Personal representative of the estate

If you have lost someone close to you in an accident, speaking with a Penn Hills wrongful death attorney is in your best interests.

At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in accidents. We understand how overwhelming a fatal accident can be on both emotional and financial levels. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages at this time. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Penn Hills at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you.

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 well-respected members 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.

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