Philadelphia, PA – Two-Vehicle Crash at N 34th St and W Girard AveLawPaWriter
Philadelphia, PA (November 28, 2020) – Around 1 p.m. on Friday, November 27, a two-vehicle crash took place in Philadelphia.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of North 34th Street and West Girard Avenue when two vehicles collided with each other. The vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time, which led to extensive damages. Police confirmed that one of the vehicles went off the side of the road, which caused them to knock down a streetlight.
One person was trapped inside their red vehicle and had to be rescued from the vehicle by firefighters. They were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries. Their condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for some time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads but accidents that happen in these areas are surprisingly common. In one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others in the U.S. Some of these accidents lead to serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. If you have sustained injuries as a result of a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with a car accident attorney in your time of need.
Pennsylvania car accidents happen due to many different reasons at intersections including distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, fatigue, and more. As you work on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you will move forward financially. Speaking with an attorney can lessen the stress that you are feeling as you navigate the legal system for the first time. A Pennsylvania personal injury attorney can help you every step of the way.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys in Pennsylvania are here to help you after you have been injured in a serious collision. We believe that you should never stand alone after you have been harmed due to an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can assist you.
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