Shippensburg, PA – Beverly Myers Killed in Pedestrian Crash at Airport RdLawPaWriter
Shippensburg, PA (February 20, 2021) – On Friday night, February 19, a fatal pedestrian crash took place at an intersection in Shippensburg.
According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of Airport Road and Whitmer Road. At the time, 69-year-old Beverly Myers was crossing the eastbound lane of traffic at the intersection when a vehicle traveling in the other direction struck her. Myers was thrown after being struck.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. Myers was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The driver of the vehicle, identified as 39-year-old Jesse Mixell, was not injured. He stayed at the scene of the accident and cooperated with the police.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Pennsylvania
Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads, which means that they are prone to some of the most extensive harm in the event of an accident. Many pedestrians lose their lives every year as a result of pedestrian accidents in the state of Nevada. In just one recent year’s time, over 166 people were killed due to pedestrian accidents within the state of Pennsylvania. If you have lost someone you love and you are unsure about where you can turn, you should seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
Losing somebody you love in an accident might be one of the most tragic things that you and your family have ever experienced, especially if you believe the accident could have been easily prevented. As you grieve the loss of a loved one, you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Families should always seek the help of a Pennsylvania wrongful death attorney in their time of need.
Our Pennsylvania accident attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost their lives in pedestrian accidents. We believe that you should never have to stand alone after you have suffered the loss of a loved one. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a variety of aspects such as medical bills, lost income, funeral costs, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 to find out what options are available for you.
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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.