Plymouth Meeting, PA – Fatal Crash at Germantown Pke & Virginia Rd
Plymouth Meeting, PA (March 23, 2022) – One person lost their life in a fatal car accident that took place at an intersection in Plymouth Meeting on Tuesday morning, March 22.
According to local officials, the accident happened around 8:49 a.m. at the intersection of Germantown Pike and Virginia Road. Three vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time, which caused them to forcefully collide with one another. The involved vehicles sustained severe damages.
Several responders, including local paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The driver of one of the vehicles was tragically pronounced dead at the scene. Three other people, who have not yet been identified, were rushed to local hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries. It is believed that the injured victims will make a full recovery.
Due to the severity of the collision, the roadway was blocked at the intersection for a period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania sees a large number of serious accidents every year, some of which lead to catastrophic injuries and even take the lives of those involved. Hundreds of victims are killed every year throughout the state. In just 2020 alone, it was reported that approximately 1,129 people were killed in fatal car accidents in Pennsylvania and many others were injured. Car accidents leading to fatalities happen in many areas but intersections are some of the most common. If you have lost someone you love in a fatal crash caused by another party, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The loss of a loved one in a fatal crash might be one of the most devastating things that you and your family have ever endured. Luckily, with the help of a skilled Plymouth Meeting car accident lawyer, you can move forward. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will pay the bills that keep piling up. Speaking with an attorney can help you prove the following aspects were present in your loved one’s case:
- A driver owed a duty of care on our roads
- The driver breached the duty of care
- The breach in duty led to the fatal collision
- You and your family suffered damages
If you have lost someone close to you in an accident, you should speak with a Plymouth Meeting wrongful death attorney that you can trust.
Plymouth Meeting Wrongful Death Attorneys
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in fatal car accidents. Our attorneys have years of experience handling these claims and will stand by your side every step of the way. We will help you work toward the compensation you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Plymouth Meeting at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need.
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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.