Philadelphia, PA – Three Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash at 30th St & Diamond St
Philadelphia, PA (May 3, 2023) – Three people sustained injuries in a multi-vehicle collision that took place at an intersection in Philadelphia on Monday night, May 1.
According to Philadelphia Police, the accident happened before 10 p.m. at the intersection of 30th Street and Diamond Street at the Strawberry Mansion. Police confirmed that a red 2019 Dodge SUV was traveling in the area when it slammed into several other vehicles that were parked on the side of the road and then an apartment building. The Dodge then slammed into a Subaru passenger vehicle and then struck a home, a traffic light, and multiple other vehicles. The driver then got out of the Dodge and fled the scene.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene. The passenger left behind in the Dodge, as well as the driver and passenger inside the Subaru, all three sustained injuries in the accident. They were hospitalized but are expected to be okay.
Due to the severe damages caused by the crash, including a hole in the apartment building, the roadway was blocked off for several hours. Police worked to clear the scene as quickly as possible.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
We want to offer our warmest thoughts and sympathies to the parties injured in this collision.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Car accidents have been happening more and more commonly than ever before in the state of Pennsylvania. Each year, hundreds of thousands of people are hurt in car accidents within the state. In 2020, it was reported that there were over 104,000 car accidents in the state of Pennsylvania. These accidents are typically preventable but continue to take place due to the outright negligence of others. If your life has been turned upside-down due to a car accident, you should speak with an attorney who you can rely on.
Nobody ever realizes just how stressful it can be to face a car accident in Pennsylvania until it has happened to them. Speaking with a Philadelphia car accident attorney is necessary after a car accident that has upended your life completely. An attorney can help you meet deadlines and answer any questions that you have after a collision. On top of this, they can show that the following aspects were present in your accident:
- A driver owed you a duty of care
- A driver breached that duty of care
- The breach of duty caused your collision
- Your accident caused you a variety of damages
Speaking with a Philadelphia personal injury lawyer is crucial after an accident so that you can get back on your feet.
Our knowledgeable and compassionate attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here for you after you have sustained injuries in a Pennsylvania collision. We believe in holding a liable party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys are here to help you work toward the compensation that is necessary to get back on your feet. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Philadelphia at (215) 731-9900 for more information on how we can assist you.