Souderton, PA – Justin Minnucci Killed in Fatal Accident on W Cherry Ln
Souderton, PA (November 8, 2022) – Around 11:45 a.m. on the morning of Monday, November 7, a man was killed in a fatal car accident at an intersection in Souderton.
According to Franconia Township Police, the accident happened at the intersection of West Cherry Lane and Souderton Hatfield Pike. Police confirmed that two vehicles collided with each other in the area due to reasons that are not entirely known. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged in the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were called to the scene to help. One of the involved parties, identified as 28-year-old Justin Minnucci, was rushed to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest with severe injuries. He was tragically pronounced dead while there around 1:30 p.m. It is not known if anyone else sustained injuries in the accident.
Due to the severity of the accident, a large portion of the road was blocked at the intersection. Police worked to quickly clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim whose life was taken in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Car accidents happen every day in Pennsylvania, some of which are more common than others. Though a large percentage of collisions lead to serious injuries, some lead to fatal results. In 2020, it was reported that approximately 1,129 people were killed in fatal car accidents in Pennsylvania. This is actually the second lowest number of fatalities that Pennsylvania has experienced in several decades. However, this does not mean that more precautions should not be put in place to stop car accidents. If you and your loved ones have lost someone close to you in a car accident, you know how devastating it can be. This is why speaking with an attorney is in your best interests during these difficult times.
The loss of a loved one due to a car accident is never an easy thing to face and can leave you in a difficult position. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you may wonder where you can turn on a financial level. You should not have to face these stressful aspects entirely on your own. There are many parties who could successfully bring a wrongful death claim, including the following:
- Parents of the deceased
- Children of the deceased
- Spouse of the deceased
- Personal representative of the estate
You should speak with a Souderton wrongful death attorney as soon as possible after losing a loved one in a preventable car accident.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys are here to help you after you have lost somebody you love in a fatal collision. We understand how difficult it can be to face a fatal collision on your own. Our attorneys have years of experience handling accident claims and will stand by your side as you navigate the complex legal system. You have options and should not have to stand alone after you have lost someone you love in an accident. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Souderton at (215) 731-9900 to find out what we can do for you.
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Disclaimer: As well-respected members 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.