Roseto, PA – Tractor-Trailer Collision with Injuries on Pennsylvania Tpke
Roseto, PA (June 23, 2022) – Around 2 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, June 23, a tractor-trailer collision took place on a highway in Roseto.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident happened in the southbound lanes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike between the area of Mahoning Valley and Lehigh Valley. A tractor-trailer and a passenger vehicle collided with each other due to reasons that are not entirely known. Due to the severity of the collision, fuel oil spilled all over the road. A Hazmat crew was called to the scene to contain the spill.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
One or more lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time.
We offer our thoughts to the parties injured in this accident with hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania
Truck accidents are not as common as other accidents on our roads in the state of Pennsylvania. When they do occur, they are capable of causing some of the most catastrophic harm in the event of an accident. Every year in the U.S., over 500,000 truck accidents take place due to the reckless acts of others. Out of these accidents, over 110,000 people were seriously injured in truck accidents due to the carelessness of drivers. Truck drivers are supposed to be some of the safest drivers on our roads but these accidents still occur in the blink of an eye. If you have been hurt in a truck accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should speak with an attorney that you can rely on.
Facing a truck accident can be a scary time in your life, especially if you have sustained serious injuries. Truck accident claims, as well as any type of injury claims, are known for being highly complex. There are many parties who could be held liable for a truck accident, including the following:
- Truck drivers
- Trucking companies
- Cargo loaders
You have options after a truck accident and should speak with a Roseto truck accident attorney as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here for you after a truck accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a truck accident can be and offer our help and resources. Speaking with an attorney can greatly lessen some of the stress that you may be feeling associated with your truck accident claim. We will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of financial damages. You should never have to stand alone as you protect your rights following a serious truck-related collision. Please do not hesitate to contact a truck accident attorney in Roseto at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can assist you in your time of need.
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.