Philadelphia, PA – One Injured in Tractor-Trailer Accident in NB Lanes of I-95

Philadelphia, PA – One Injured in Tractor-Trailer Accident in NB Lanes of I-95

Philadelphia, PA (November 7, 2022) – One person sustained injuries as a result of a tractor-trailer accident that took place on a Philadelphia highway on Monday morning, November 7.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident happened around 6:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-95 around the area of Cottman Avenue. Police confirmed that a tractor-trailer and two passenger vehicles were involved in a collision in a construction zone due to reasons that are not yet known. One of the vehicles was struck in the rear by the truck and sustained immense damage.

Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. One person, who has not yet been identified, sustained injuries in the accident. They were taken to the hospital for treatment, though their condition is not yet known.

Due to the severity of the collision, all northbound lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible but it took three hours for the road to be completely cleared.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim with hopes of a speedy recovery.

Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania 

11/7 Philadelphia, PA – One Injured in Tractor-Trailer Accident in NB Lanes of I-95In Pennsylvania, many truck accidents happen each year even though they can almost always be prevented. Truck drivers are supposed to be some of the safest drivers on our roads who receive years of training but these accidents still occur within seconds weekly. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the carelessness of others. Being hurt in a truck accident can affect your life in a variety of ways. You should always have the help of an attorney on your side during these difficult times.

The aftermath of a truck accident can be a challenging thing to endure. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, speaking with a Philadelphia truck accident attorney can ensure that your rights are being protected. It can be physically and emotionally taxing to face a truck accident claim. There are many parties who can be at fault for a truck accident, which include the following:

  • Truck drivers
  • Trucking companies
  • Manufacturers of truck parts
  • Cargo loaders

You have options after a truck accident and should speak with a Philadelphia personal injury attorney as soon as possible.

At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, we are here for you after you have been hurt in a truck accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will assist you every step of the way as you navigate the Pennsylvania legal system with an understanding of Pennsylvania accident laws. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact a truck accident attorney in Philadelphia at (215) 731-9900 to find out what we can do for you at this time.

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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