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January 5, 2019
Accidents That Take Place While a Driver is Changing Lanes

Dangers of Pennsylvania Car Accidents

How Dangerous are Car Accidents? Cars have come a long way since their first debut. They are more intelligent, well built, and safer than ever before. When driving, you can feel secure knowing that you are safe because of the numerous safety features that have been built into your vehicle. With this knowledge, many drive feeling secure and don’t worry too much about the dangers on the roads. While these facts are all true, there are still dangers on the roads today. Namely, other cars and drivers. While we would all like to think that everyone around us is being […]
December 31, 2018
East Pennsboro, PA – Two-Vehicle Crash at Route 11 and Route 15

Types of Auto Accidents in Pennsylvania

When you hear somebody mention that they have been in a traffic accident, the first thing that most likely pops into your head is a collision between two cars. Pennsylvania, however, is home to a wide variety of vehicle collisions, some of them involving no cars at all. All of these different types of motor vehicle accidents occur in large numbers all across the state. Car Accidents According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, approximately  2.4 million people are injured in car accidents annually throughout the United States, and roughly 35,000 people die from the injuries they receive from those […]
July 9, 2018

Emmaus, PA – Crash Puts Driver in Hospital

Driver Taken to Hospital After Car Flips Over Emmaus, PA (July 6,2018) – On Friday night, around 11:00 p.m., a vehicle hit a parked car near the intersection of N. 6th and Elm Street. The collision caused one car to rollover, leaving the other car severely damaged. The EMS took the driver to the hospital; however, the severity of the injuries are unknown. More investigation will determine the cause of the accident. The drivers identity is unavailable at this time. Car Accident Unfortunately, car accidents occur daily and almost always have a negative impact on the lives involved. Most drivers and […]
July 8, 2018

Hazleton, PA – Two-Car Crash near Route 39

Crash Causes Severe Damage Hazleton, PA (July 6, 2018) On Friday afternoon, around 12:00 p.m., two drivers collided into each other on South Church Street. The accident was so severe that it caused a traffic jam on Route 39. One of the women drove a Chevrolet Sedan that crashed into a railroad crossing sign. Officials found the sedan against a sidewalk in front of the former Blue Comet Diner. The other woman drove a Honda SUV. Officials found the Honda against a sidewalk a few feet south of the sedan. Firefighters had to cut open both doors on the driver’s […]
June 30, 2018

Mercer County, PA – Fatal Car Accident Leaves Person Killed

One Car Crash on Route 62 Mercer County, PA (June 23, 2018) On Saturday night around 10:00 p.m., police state that Albert Mount, 25, was driving on Route 62 and Coolspring Church Road when his car spun around and flipped on its roof. The crash wasn’t discovered until the next morning at around 7:00 a.m. where Mount was found dead. Police are still investigating, but as of now the cause for the crash is unknown. Mount’s car was the only car involved in the crash. Motor Vehicle Accident One major cause for drivers to lose control of their vehicles is […]
June 30, 2018

Ulster Township, PA – One Person Injured from Accident on U.S. 220

Motor Vehicle Accident in Bradford County Ulster Township, PA (June 26, 2018) – According to the police, an accident occurred on the U.S. 220 in Bradford County on Tuesday morning at around 7:30pm. The police state that driver Duane Queen, 72, was driving northbound when he suddenly switched into the southbound lane, causing him to crash into Theodore Dildine, 61. Police further state that the crash was so severe that Dildine was transferred to Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. It’s confirmed that Dildine is suffering from a major injury. Queen was also transferred to Robert Packer Hospital, along with two […]
February 11, 2018

Fatal Car Accidents: One Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident

Posted on February 11, 2018 Today on Route 80 in Pocono Township, Pennsylvania, there was a car accident involving a vehicle and tractor-trailer. Though the details have not been released on who was at fault, there was 1 fatality. The road was expected to be closed for several hours due to the accident, and 5 people were quickly transported with injuries to Lehigh Valley Health Network Pocono. Our condolences go out to the victim and injured in this terrible Sunday morning accident. Unfortunately, accidents involving vehicles and tractor trailers happen at alarming rates all throughout Pennsylvania, which is why many […]
February 9, 2018

Robert Massie Jr., Owner of Bob Massie Toyota Dealership, Killed in Car Crash

Posted on February 9, 2018 Last night, the owner of the Bob Massie Toyota car dealership in North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, was killed in a White Oak car crash. The victim was identified as Robert Massie Jr., 59 years of age and from White Oak. Mr. Massie was unfortunately pronounced dead at the scene, but the accident is still under investigation. The Dangers of Our Roadways  Driving is inherently dangerous, because you never know when an accident is right around the corner. Because driving can be so dangerous, it is important for drivers to abide by the law at all times, […]
February 4, 2018

Multiple Road Closures and Accidents From Snowfall Around Pennsylvania

Posted on February 4, 2018 With snow falling across Pennsylvania today, many areas have been announcing road closures and accidents. In certain areas, PennDOT has also issued speed restrictions. So far, we know this: All lanes are closed on Route 225 headed toward Harrisburg in both directions due to a crash on Peters Mountain. In another instance, I-81 was closed but has been reduced to a lane restriction due to a multi-vehicle crash occurring around 12:30 PM. Other crashes, some by themselves and others involving multiple vehicles, have occurred on PA Route 74 in Cumberland County, Exit 47B to PA […]
January 18, 2018

What Happens if a Stolen Car Leads to a Car Accident?

Yesterday, a case in Lancaster could have turned from a criminal case into a civil case as it could have ended in serious injuries or an accident. A Lancaster man was arrested on charges of bounding his elderly roommate with an extension cord and driving off with the man’s debit card, cellphone, and car. Though the man did not cause an accident, many incidents of stolen cars end in disaster, with catastrophic injuries as a police chase begins. But what happens when you were injured due to somebody in a stolen car and their negligence? You have rights to recover. […]