Shaler, PA – One Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision at PA-8 & Pennview StPa Accident News
Shaler, PA (May 11, 2022) – One person received injuries as a result of a two-vehicle collision that took place at an intersection in Shaler Township on Monday afternoon, May 9.
According to Shaler Township Police, the accident happened around 3 p.m. at the intersection of PA-8 and Pennview Street in front of the local McDonald’s restaurant. Police have not commented on the exact circumstances of the collision but they have said that two vehicles collided with each other in the area.
Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One driver, who has not yet been identified, was injured in the accident. The party was rushed to the hospital for treatment. The other driver and a passenger in the first vehicle were not injured but cooperated with the investigation.
A portion of the roadway was blocked in front of the McDonald’s for a short period of time as police worked on clearing the scene.
The investigation into the accident remains ongoing. Police confirmed that they will update as any new information becomes available.
We offer our thoughts to the party who has sustained injuries as a result of the collision.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
A car accident can easily be one of the most traumatic things that a person has ever endured. Unfortunately, these accidents continue to occur every single day due to the recklessness of others, landing tens of thousands of people in the hospital. Car accidents happen everywhere but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. Millions of intersection-related accidents occur in the U.S. every year and Pennsylvania is not excluded from this. The quality of life you now have after your accident could be severely impacted. Because of this, you should have the help of an attorney on your side who can help you.
If you have been hurt in a car accident that you believe is not your fault, it is time to seek the assistance of a Shaler car accident attorney. An attorney can be helpful if you have sustained severe injuries in your accident, including the following:
- Concussion or other head trauma
- Spinal cord injury
- Facial trauma or bruising
- Scarring and disfigurement
- Chest/Internal injuries
Aside from the physical injuries that stem from an accident, you could also sustain emotional damage and financial stress. This is why it is important that you speak with a Shaler personal injury attorney immediately.
Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here to help you through this complex process after a car accident. Our attorneys have successfully represented many victims over the years and will stand by your side when you need it the most. If you are seeking assistance after a car accident, our attorneys will help you and provide you with the resources that you need. When you meet with our attorneys about your claim, we will get started immediately. Please contact a car accident attorney in Shaler at (215) 731-9900 for more information on how an attorney can help you maximize your compensation after a car accident.
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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.