Philadelphia, PA – Tractor-Trailer Accident with Injuries on Lincoln Dr

Philadelphia, PA – Tractor-Trailer Accident with Injuries on Lincoln Dr

Philadelphia, PA (March 9, 2021) – On Tuesday, March 9, a tractor-trailer accident with injuries occurred on a roadway in Philadelphia.

According to officials, the accident took place on Lincoln Drive around the area of Wissahickon Avenue. A passenger vehicle and a tractor-trailer collided with each other in the area. Photographs taken at the scene showed the passenger vehicle wedged under the back of the truck.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.

Police confirmed that the accident happened on a “no truck” stretch of the roadway.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.

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

Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania 

3/9 Philadelphia, PA – Tractor-Trailer Accident with Injuries on Lincoln Dr Because trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, they are prone to some of the most extensive harm on our roads. In one year’s time in the entire U.S., it was determined that approximately 110,000 people were injured in truck accidents. Many people will be hospitalized with serious injuries stemming from these accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they can cause a victim to spend time in the hospital and miss out on time at work. It is important that you have the help of an attorney when moving forward with your claim.

Being injured in a Pennsylvania truck accident can be one of the most complex and challenging things that you have ever endured. This is especially true if you have questions that you cannot answer on your own. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your case be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? What should you say when you speak with the insurance company in your case? These are questions that you will be able to answer with a dedicated attorney by your side. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in truck accidents at www.law-pa.com.

At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in truck accidents over the years. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the midst of your accident. We are here to help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. Our attorneys have the knowledge and experience to assist you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900.

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.