Somerset, PA – Serious Motorcycle Accident with Injuries on PA-31Law Pa
Somerset, PA (June 21, 2020) – Around 11:20 a.m. this morning, a serious motorcycle accident took place on PA-31 in Somerset.
The accident, according to police, took place when a Jeep and a motorcycle collided with one another for reasons that are not yet known.
Paramedics were called to the scene of the accident where they found that the motorcyclist suffered severe trauma as a result of the accident. He was airlifted to a local area hospital in critical condition.
None of the individuals in the Jeep were injured in the accident.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania
Motorcycle accidents happen every week in Pennsylvania. In 2016, approximately 2.6% of all accidents that took place within the state were motorcycle accidents. Motorcycle accidents are some of the most catastrophic accidents that take place on our roads due to the fact that they involve some of the most vulnerable parties. If you have suffered losses due to another party’s negligence, it is essential that you speak with a personal injury attorney immediately.
Our Pennsylvania accident attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are dedicated to helping you navigate the legal system after a motorcycle accident that is not your fault. The aftermath of a motorcycle accident can be incredibly overwhelming on physical, financial, and emotional levels. Please contact a motorcycle accident attorney at (215) 731-9900 for more information on your options after your 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.