Philadelphia, PA – Car Accident Leads to Injuries in SB Lanes of I-95

Philadelphia, PA – Car Accident Leads to Injuries in SB Lanes of I-95

Philadelphia, PA (January 19, 2023) – Injuries were reported in a serious car accident that took place on a highway in Philadelphia on Thursday evening, January 19.

Philadelphia Police confirmed that the collision took place around 6:51 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-95 around the area of Linden Avenue. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were badly damaged in the collision and had to be towed from the scene.

Several responders, including paramedics and Philadelphia fire crews, were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more individuals, who have not yet been identified, were hurt in the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.

The roadway was blocked in several southbound lanes of traffic for some time after the accident. This led to delays until police cleared the scene.

No further details have been released at this time. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing.

We offer our warmest sympathies to those injured in this accident. We hope that they receive a full recovery from their injuries.

Car Accidents in Pennsylvania 

1/19 Philadelphia, PA – Car Accident Leads to Injuries in SB Lanes of I-95More accidents happen in Philadelphia every year than in many other places throughout Pennsylvania. Every year, over 10,000 motor vehicle accidents occur and lead to serious injuries throughout Pennsylvania. These accidents can often be prevented but take place due to the recklessness of others. Though a wide array of accidents will be minor fender-benders, some can be incredibly life-altering and serious in nature. If your life has been affected by a car accident, it is up to you to show that another party is to blame for your accident. Speaking with a legal advocate can help you get back on your feet during these difficult times.

Moving forward after a car accident can affect your life in many ways. This is especially true if you have sustained serious injuries in your accident, such as any of the following:

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Broken bones
  • Burns
  • Paralysis

These injuries sometimes land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. Speaking with a Philadelphia car accident attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected every step of the way.

At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, we are here to help you and your family get back on your feet after a Pennsylvania car accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys will assist you every step of the way as you navigate the legal system and work toward the compensation that you deserve. You should never have to face the aftermath of a complex car accident claim on your own. Please contact a car accident attorney in Philadelphia 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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