Saylorsburg, PA – Individual Killed in Fatal Motorcycle Accident on PA-715
Saylorsburg, PA (May 13, 2023) – One person was killed in a fatal motorcycle accident that took place in Saylorsburg on the afternoon of Saturday, May 13.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident happened around 3:30 p.m. on PA-715 around the area of Cottontail Lane. Police confirmed that a motorcyclist was traveling in the area when their vehicle was struck by at least one passenger vehicle due to reasons that are not yet known. The motorcycle was badly damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The motorcyclist, who has not yet been formally identified, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Nobody else was hurt as a result of the collision.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident until police cleared the scene. This led to delays until the scene was cleared.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.
We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was lost in this accident.
Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania
Motorcycle accidents are some of the most traumatic accidents that take place in the state of Pennsylvania every year. In 2019, it was reported that there were approximately 2,977 motorcycle accidents within the state, with 174 fatalities and many more injuries. According to recent statistics, approximately 93.4% of motorcycle accidents lead to injuries or fatalities. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal motorcycle accident, you and your family may be feeling alone and confused. Speaking with an attorney who has handled these claims in the past can help you get back on your feet.
After you have lost a loved one in a fatal motorcycle accident, you may be feeling alone and confused. Holding someone else financially accountable for the loss of your loved one is important, as it gives you the financial relief that you deserve. It can be stressful to deal with the aftermath of a wrongful death entirely on your own. On top of this, you may have many questions that you cannot answer on your own after a motorcycle accident. To deal with these complexities, you should speak with a Saylorsburg wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, we are here for you and your family after you have lost a loved one in a fatal motorcycle accident in Pennsylvania. Our attorneys understand the ins and outs of Pennsylvania accident laws and how to handle wrongful death claims. We will stand by your side as you work toward the compensation that you need as you are grieving the immense loss of a loved one. You may find that you are eligible for some of the following damages:
- Medical expenses
- Funeral and burial costs
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Saylorsburg at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options are available for you.