Pittsburgh, PA (May 21, 2020) – Around 6:30 a.m. this morning, authorities responded to a serious rollover crash at a Pittsburgh intersection.
The accident, according to police, took place at the intersection of South Negley Avenue and 5th Avenue. The collision occurred when two vehicles collided with one another at the intersection, causing one of the vehicles to overturn in traffic.
Numerous responders including local law enforcement officials, fire crews, and paramedics responded to the scene. Injuries were reported but none of them were life-threatening, fortunately.
The intersection was blocked for a period of time throughout the early morning hours.
Police continue their investigation into the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in Pennsylvania, with many of these collisions taking place due to the reckless acts of others. Rollover accidents account for approximately 2.1% of the accidents that happen on Pennsylvania roads. However, they are among the most catastrophic accidents as well, landing victims in the hospital each day. If you or someone you love has been harmed in a Pennsylvania car accident, it is important that you seek the help of a dedicated personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys have years of experience helping victims who have been tragically harmed in life-altering accidents. We understand how overwhelmed you are likely feeling and are dedicated to helping you gain compensation for a wide array of losses. Some of these losses include medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact a Pennsylvania law firm at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options you have in your time of need.
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