Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania

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November 25, 2018
Barto, PA – One Killed in Three-Vehicle Crash on Route 100

Rostraver, PA – Two Injured in Motorcycle Crash on on Rostraver Road.

Police Investigate Motorcycle Crash Rostraver, PA (November 25, 2018) On the evening of November 25th, a motorcycle injury crash happened at the 900 block of Rostraver Road. Officials reported that the accident happened around 11:00 p.m. for reasons unknown at this time. The Rostraver Central Fire Department and other emergency crews arrived at the scene to offer their assistance. Two injured victims were transported from the scene to a nearby hospital. The police are currently investigating to determine what led up to the crash. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania The leading cause of most motorcycle accidents is negligent driving. When drivers […]
November 4, 2018
Multi-Vehicle Wreck in McKees Rocks

Duquesne Heights, PA – Motorcycle Crash on Route 51

Two Cars Involved in Motorcycle Crash Duquesne Heights, PA (November 4, 2018) On the afternoon of November 4th, a motorcycle crash happened on Route 51 and Saw Mill Run Boulevard. Officials reported that a white sedan, a black pickup truck, and a motorcycle were involved in the crash. The impact of the collision splintered the motorcycle apart and disconnected the seat. When emergency responders arrived to offer their assistance, they found 57-year-old William Andrews dead at the scene. The police are currently investigating the crash. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Although details regarding what led up to the crash haven’t been released, […]
October 3, 2018
Williams Township, PA – DUI Accident Injures Two on Interstate 78

Derry Township, PA – Motorcycle Injury Wreck on Route 217

Police Investigate Motorcycle Injury Wreck Derry Township, PA (October 3, 2018) In the late afternoon of October 3rd, a motorcycle injury wreck occurred along Route 217 at the Dogwood Acres mobile home park. Officials reported that emergency responders transported the motorcyclist to UPMC Presbyterian hospital in Pittsburgh at around 5:15 p.m. Firefighters from Derry Township, Derry Borough, and Bradenville also arrived at the scene to help. The crash was so severe that an accident reconstruction team closed off Route 217 while they worked to clear up the accident. Police are currently investigating the crash. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Thousands of […]
September 2, 2018
Allegheny County, PA – Multi-Vehicle Accident on Parkway East Leads to Fatality

Douglass Township, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Benjamin Franklin Highway

Fatal Motorcycle Crash Involves Pickup Truck Douglass Township, PA (September 2, 2018) On August 29th, around 6:00 p.m., a fatal motorcycle crash occurred involving a pickup truck on Benjamin Franklin Highway near Squirrel Hollow Road. A 31-year-old man named Joseph Soupik headed eastbound on the highway when a pickup truck heading in the opposite direction turned left onto Squirrel Hollow. Soupik got trapped under the truck until Emergency Responders arrived at the scene and pulled him out. They then transported him to Pottstown Hospital, but unfortunately, he suffered fatal injuries. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Although the law requires all drivers […]
August 25, 2018
Duncansville, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Crash at 3rd Ave and Plank Rd

Ellwood City, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Wreck in Lawrence County

Fatal Motorcycle Crash Leaves One Dead Ellwood City, PA (August 25, 2018) – On August 24, 2018, shortly after 8:00 p.m., a fatal motorcycle wreck occurred involving a Chrysler PT Cruiser in Lawrence County. The accident happened at the intersection of Fountain Avenue and 5th Street. Officials state one person suffered fatal injuries from the accident. Investigators are investigating the crash to determine the cause and who is at fault. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Unfortunately, motorcyclists risk their lives every day on the road because other drivers aren’t always looking out for them. Even though the law requires all drivers […]
August 14, 2018
Hampden Township, PA – Elizabethville Man Tragically Killed in Crash on I-81

Bell Township, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Accident on Route 819

Fatal Motorcycle Accident Leaves One Dead and Other Injured Bell Township, PA (August 13, 2018) On Saturday afternoon, around 1:30 p.m., a fatal motorcycle accident occurred at the intersection of Route 819 and Route 380 in Westmoreland County. Officials state a man and woman rode on a motorcycle, went thru a stop sign, and collided with a car. The man on the motorcycle died at the scene. The woman flew to a hospital due to moderate injuries. The driver in the vehicle received no injuries. More investigation will determine who is liable for the collision. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Motorcycle […]
August 10, 2018
Barto, PA – One Killed in Three-Vehicle Crash on Route 100

Taylor Township, PA – Multi-Vehicle Crash Causes Fatal Injuries

Multi-Vehicle Crash in Taylor Township Taylor Township, PA (August 5, 2018) On Sunday, around 5:00 pm, a multi-vehicle crash occurred on South Eagle Valley Road. Officials state that a 52-year old man, named Dean Korman, drove his motorcycle northbound when another driver, Michael Boyles, did not see the motorcycle approaching and turned left in front of Korman. Korman turned his motorcycle to the right to avoid colliding with Boyles; however, he ended up colliding with a pickup truck instead. Korman also had a passenger riding with him. Her name is Blanca Rincon. Unfortunately, Korman suffered fatal injuries. The EMS transported […]
August 4, 2018
Allegheny County, PA – Multi-Vehicle Accident on Parkway East Leads to Fatality

West Conshohocken, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Crash on I-476

Motorcyclist Suffers Fatal Injuries West Conshohocken, PA (August 1, 2018) On Wednesday, around 3: 00 p.m., a fatal motorcycle crash occurred in the northbound lanes on I-476 near Balligomingo Road. The accident involved a motorcyclist who, unfortunately, lost his life in the crash. More investigation will determine the cause of the crash and who is liable. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Motorcycle accidents occur way too frequently in the United States. The main cause for motorcycle accidents is negligent driving. The reason being is that most drivers aren’t on the lookout for motorcyclists, even though they’re supposed to pay attention to […]
August 1, 2018
Erie, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Crash at Bayfront Parkway Intersection

Mather, PA – Fatal Motorcycle Collision on Route 188

Motorcycle Collision Causes Fatal Injuries Mather, PA (July 29, 2018) On Sunday evening, around 6: 00 p.m., a motorcycle collision occurred on Route 188 in Morgan Township. A pair on a motorcycle headed west when they crossed a center line on a right-hand turn and collided with a car headed eastbound. The two motorcyclists, James and Deysha Hopkins, died at the scene according to officials. More investigation will determine who is liable and fault for the collision. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Motorcycle accidents are extremely dangerous because the results are always severe, catastrophic, or fatal. Although motorcyclists wear helmets, their […]
July 30, 2018
Mechanicsburg, PA – Two-Vehicle Racing Accident Takes Pedestrian’s Life

York County, PA – Motorcycle Accident in Spring Garden Township

Motorcyclist Suffers Fatal Injuries York County, PA (July 29, 2018) On Sunday night, around 10:00 p.m., a motorcycle accident occurred in Spring Garden Township on Loucks Mills Road and Windsor Street. The accident involved a motorcycle and a regular sized vehicle. Although the motorcyclist wore a helmet, he still suffered fatal injuries. His name was Brandon Sheaffer and he was 30-years old. More investigation will determine the exact cause of the crash. Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania Motorcycle accidents are a very traumatic experience for everyone involved. The unfortunate aspect of these accidents is that motorcyclists almost always suffer extreme injuries […]