Philadelphia, PA – Five Injured in Car Crash at Garland St IntersectionLaw Pa
Philadelphia, PA (August 6, 2020) – Five people were injured in a car crash that happened at an intersection in Philadelphia.
The accident, according to police, took place around 8:30 a.m. this morning at the intersection of Roosevelt Boulevard and Garland Street. For reasons that are not yet known, four vehicles collided with one another when they entered the intersection at the same time.
Paramedics, fire crews, and other responders were present at the scene of the accident. EMS crews assisted five victims with injuries. The victims were taken to the hospital for treatment, though their current conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time while police cleared the road.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
In just one week, hundreds of people are hospitalized as a result of Pennsylvania car accidents. In just one hour’s time, nine people are injured in Pennsylvania car accidents due to the recklessness of others. Car accidents can have a huge impact on the lives of victims who are left to fend for themselves. These accidents take place due to a wide array of reckless reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and many other reasons. Many victims are hospitalized following an accident that is not their fault, which can mean a long road to recovery and bills that they might not be able to keep up with on their own. If you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault, you should never have to deal with the stressful aftermath alone.
It is perfectly normal to feel confused and devastated after an accident that is not your fault. Many victims feel helpless as they attempt to navigate the legal system and work toward compensation, as they have never handled a claim like this in the past. You are probably well aware that there are deadlines that you will have to meet and evidence that you will have to gather along the way. Without an attorney by your side, this can be a challenging reality to face. If you have been injured in a Pennsylvania car accident, it is essential that you seek the help of a personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our accident attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are dedicated to helping you through this difficult time in your life after an accident. We will ensure that you receive compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more in your time of need. You should never have to worry about how you will pay the bills as you navigate the legal system after an accident. With our help, you will be able to move forward. Please contact a Pennsylvania accident attorney at (215) 731-9900 for the assistance you deserve during these times.
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