Philadelphia, PA – One Killed in Fatal Car Accident on Cobbs Creek PkwyPa Accident News
Philadelphia, PA (March 25, 2023) – One person lost their life, and several were injured in a fatal car accident that took place in Philadelphia on Sunday morning, March 26.
According to Philadelphia Police, the accident happened at the intersection of Cobbs Creek Parkway and Greenway Avenue at 1 a.m. At least two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, leading to the collision. The vehicles involved in the accident were left with catastrophic damages.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. A total of three people were trapped inside their vehicle and had to be rescued by fire crews. One person was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Two other people sustained critical injuries and were hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision continues.
We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this accident. We also hope that the injured parties receive a speedy recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
More and more individuals are hitting the roads in Pennsylvania than ever before. With this increase in traffic, we unfortunately also see an increase in serious car accidents. On top of the many people who are seriously injured in car accidents each year, lives are also lost every single day due to severe collisions within the state. In just 2020, it was reported that a total of 1,129 people were killed in fatal car accidents in Pennsylvania. If you have lost someone that you love in a fatal car accident, it is important that you speak with an attorney that you can trust.
Losing someone you love in a fatal car accident can be a difficult thing to endure, leaving you feeling helpless and alone. It is true that no amount of money is able to bring back someone that you love in an accident. However, it can help you move forward on a financial level during one of the most challenging times in your life. You should only have to spend time grieving after a collision, which is why it is important that you seek the immediate assistance of a Philadelphia wrongful death attorney.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys are here for you after you have lost someone you love in a fatal car accident. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of financial damages, such as the following:
- Medical bills
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Lost income and future lost wages
- Pain and suffering
We will stand by your side when you need our help the most. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Philadelphia at (215) 731-9900 to find out what we can do for you.