Philadelphia, PA – Multi-Vehicle Crash with Injuries on Roosevelt Expy

Philadelphia, PA – Multi-Vehicle Crash with Injuries on Roosevelt Expy

Philadelphia, PA (November 1, 2020) – Around 1:20 p.m. on Sunday afternoon, November 1, a multi-vehicle crash with injuries took place in Philadelphia.

Philadelphia officials confirmed that the accident took place when two or more vehicles collided in the southbound lanes of the Roosevelt Expressway around the area of Ninth Street and Abbottsford Avenue. The vehicles involved in the collision sustained severe damages as a result.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other officials were dispatched to the scene of the collision where they helped those with injuries. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. The extent of their injuries or their identities is not yet known.

Due to the severity of the crash, multiple southbound lanes of traffic were blocked for some time.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

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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 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.