Scranton, PA – Motorcycle Accident Leads to Injuries on PA-307LawPaWriter
Scranton, PA (April 6, 2021) – On Monday afternoon, April 5, a motorcycle accident took place on a major highway in Scranton.
According to authorities, the accident happened on PA-307 around the area of O’Hara Road and Blue Shutters Road. For reasons that are still under investigation, a motorcycle and a passenger vehicle collided with one another. This led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. Two people were on the motorcycle and one person was in the SUV at the time. All three people were hospitalized as a result of their injuries.
The southbound lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania
Motorcyclists are some of the most at-risk parties on Pennsylvania roads when it comes to accidents. In just one year’s time, hundreds of victims lose their lives in these collisions. In 2020, it was reported that approximately 164 people were killed in Pennsylvania motorcycle accidents. It is never easy to come to terms with the loss of a loved one in a motorcycle crash. If you have lost somebody you love in one of these accidents, it is essential that you seek the help of an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Many families feel lost and confused after they have suffered the loss of a loved one due to a motorcycle accident. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to keep up with the bills that continue piling up against you. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected and that you meet all deadlines that are required of you when it comes to your claim. You should be prepared to speak with a Pennsylvania personal injury attorney as soon as possible after an accident.
Our Pennsylvania accident attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how devastating a motorcycle accident can be and offer our resources and knowledge to you. Our attorneys believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the midst of an accident. Please do not hesitate to contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 for more information on your options moving forward.
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