Philadelphia, PA – Serious Accident at City Ave and Monument RdLaw Pa
Philadelphia, PA (October 6, 2020) – Around 10:30 p.m. on Monday night, October 5, a serious accident involving an ATV took place in Philadelphia.
According to local authorities, the accident took place at the intersection of City Avenue and Monument Road when an ATV and a cruiser collided. Police have not yet confirmed what caused the ATV and the Pennsylvania state trooper’s SUV to collide.
The ATV crashed into the side of the SUV, throwing the unidentified rider approximately 30 feet. He was immediately rushed to the hospital with serious injuries, though his current condition is not yet known.
The trooper was not injured and remained at the scene of the crash.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur in the state of Pennsylvania due to the negligence of others. In just one day’s time, approximately 220 car accidents take place in the entire state of Pennsylvania. Many common injuries result from car accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and many other injuries. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye and risk the lives of many victims. If you have been injured in a car accident that took place due to the negligence of another party, it is essential that you speak with an accident attorney.
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in many ways and leave you feeling helpless. This is especially true if another party is to blame for your accident. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have been harmed in a car accident and believe that another party is to blame, it is essential that you act quickly to obtain compensation for your losses. A personal injury attorney will be able to assist you.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our car accident attorneys in Pennsylvania are here for you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. In the blink of an eye, an accident could turn your life upside-down. Because of this, it is imperative that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible about your options moving forward. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for your losses so that you are not left feeling helpless and alone. Please contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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