Philadelphia, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Accident on E Comly StLaw Pa
Philadelphia, PA (August 9, 2020) – Around 10:30 p.m. on Thursday night, a fatal motorcycle accident took place in Philadelphia.
According to authorities, the collision took place in the Oxford Circle section of Philly at 1400 East Comly Street. The driver of a passenger vehicle struck a motorcyclist when they were traveling along in the area.
The 34-year-old motorcyclist, whose name has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Nobody else was injured as a result of the accident.
The driver of the passenger vehicle, who has not yet been identified, remained at the scene of the accident to cooperate with the police.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the collision for a period of time.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania
Motorcycle accidents are known for leading to some of the most tragic results. This is due to the fact that motorcyclists are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads. Motorcycle accidents make up approximately 2.7% of the accidents that occur on our roads and are known for leading to catastrophic results. In the blink of an eye, a person’s life could be taken due to one of these horrific accidents. On top of being incredibly severe, however, motorcycle accidents are also known for being incredibly preventable. If you know that someone you love has lost their life in a motorcycle accident, it is essential that you have legal help on your side. You should never have to stand alone after an accident that is not your fault.
Motorcycle accidents tend to occur due to the negligence of others. Losing somebody that you love can be a huge surprise and one that you may not be prepared for. This unfortunate reality is something that hundreds of families face every single year. Losing a loved one in an accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever faced, which is why it is imperative that you have an attorney on your side who can assist you every step of the way. If you have suffered these immense losses and wonder where you can turn, it is essential that you immediately seek the help of a Pennsylvania wrongful death attorney.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our skilled and dedicated personal injury attorneys have dedicated our lives to helping those who have suffered immense harm as the result of a motorcycle accident. When family members have lost someone they love, it can be a devastating occurrence. We will help you gain the compensation you deserve for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and so much more. You have options and should never have to stand alone in your dire time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Pennsylvania for the assistance you can rely on at (215) 731-9900.
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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.