Philadelphia, PA – Major Multi-Vehicle Crash Reported on Ridge Ave near Manatawna Ave
Philadelphia, PA (July 14, 2022) – An unknown number of people were transported to area hospitals with injuries following an auto accident reported in the Andorra neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon. At around 1215 p.m., on July 13, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Ridge Avenue.
Reports provided by the police show that a gray SUV, a red SUV, and a white SUV blocked Ridge Avenue at the intersection of Manatawna Avenue. The crash caused severe delays throughout the area as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
Medical personnel responded to the site of the accident to render aid to the victims who suffered injuries in the accident. An unknown number of people were then transported from the scene of the crash to area hospitals for further care.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full and timely recovery.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Each year, more than 120,000 motor vehicle accidents take place in the state of Pennsylvania. These accidents leave more than 80,000 people injured. People who are involved in accidents often suffer significant injuries that demand emergency medical care.
Quite often, we see victims suffer from spinal cord injuries, internal organ damage, and other serious injuries as a result of their accidents. When victims are injured as a result of motor vehicle collisions, they often had to go through extensive medical treatment. Many victims have to remain hospitalized for several days or even weeks following their accidents.
Dealing with the mental, physical, and financial impacts of motor vehicle accidents can be incredibly challenging. In some cases, victims have legal options available to help them move forward. It is important that accident victims seek the assistance of a car accident lawyer in Philadelphia right away. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your accident, you may be able to collect financial compensation that you can use to cover medical expenses, repairs to your vehicle, and various other financial burdens that you face moving forward.
Our Philadelphia personal injury lawyers at Edelstein Martin & Nelson will remain by your side every step of the legal process. We will fight to ensure you are able to get justice following your accident. Our team will conduct a thorough investigation into your accident and gather evidence in support of your case. We will prove that the defendant owes you money to cover the damages you face from your accident due to their negligence. Our lawyers will work with experts who are able to prove critical details in support of your case to show just what took place at the time of the accident. We will work diligently to help you get the money you need to cover the costs that you face moving forward. Having a strong and knowledgeable legal team by your side can make a big difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice. Contact our Pennsylvania personal injury law firm today by calling 215-731-9900. Our lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation at your earliest convenience.
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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.