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March 18, 2018

Southwest Philadelphia Accident: Five People Are Injured

Posted on March 18, 2018 Early this morning, five people sustained serious injuries in a Southwest Philadelphia accident at 26th Street and Passyunk Avenue. This occurred when a car came down onto the highway without stopping, where it slammed into a minivan with five others inside. Two people were taken to a medical center, and three others were taken to a hospital for injuries, but we have not received an update on their conditions at this time. When a Driver Has Acted Negligently  Just as in the Southwest Philadelphia accident, there are many accidents every day where drivers do not […]
March 15, 2018

Multi-Vehicle Accident Involving Police Officer and Tractor-Trailer

Posted on March 15, 2018 On Wednesday morning, a multi-vehicle accident occurred in Philadelphia involving a police officer and tractor-trailer driver. Though the accident is under investigation so that they can look closer at the cause, it left a lot of debris on the roadway and the entire right lane was blocked. No injuries were reported just yet. Multi-vehicle accidents happen every day in Pennsylvania, with many causing serious injuries and claiming lives. It is important that you receive the damages you deserve if you were injured or had a drastic economic effect on your life. Accidents Involving a Police […]
February 24, 2018

Head-on Crash Collisions and Severity of Their Nature

Posted on February 24, 2018 At least one person had to be hospitalized after an accident caused by a head-on crash. The crash took place very early this morning in Philadelphia’s Overbrook section. The incident occurred at Lansdowne and Haverford Avenues. A man driving one of the vehicles was taken to the hospital, but there is no other information on what happened to cause the accident. The truth is, head-on crash collisions can sometimes be the most catastrophic, alarming accidents of all time, causing severe injuries and fatalities. The Nature of Head-on Collisions  Head-on crash collisions happen every year when […]
February 13, 2018

Mother/Daughter Pedestrian Crash Involving Vehicle in Scranton

Posted on February 13, 2018  Today in Scranton, there was a mother/daughter pedestrian crash involving a moving vehicle. The police have commented and said on the matter that the mother and her 7-year-old daughter were both recovering from the accident after being hit by the vehicle. Two witnesses watched the accident occur when they were getting home. Both the mother and the daughter suffered injuries as a result of the accident. Investigators are looking into why the accident occurred. Unfortunately, there is another angle to this accident: a wide variety of accidents happening in this area over the years. In […]
January 28, 2018

When Multi-Vehicle Collisions Lead to Serious Injuries

Posted on January 28, 2018 Yesterday morning in Philadelphia, 2 people were left injured after an SUV collided with multiple vehicles. Officers who arrived at the scene said that the SUV was traveling southbound in northbound lanes when the other vehicles were struck. The accident was so severe that firefighters had to cut through the vehicles to free the victims so they could be transported to a medical center to be treated for serious injuries. Multi-vehicle collisions almost always cause serious injuries due to how many vehicles are involved and the way in which they crash. Let’s take a further […]
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. […]
January 5, 2018

Wrongful Death: Deadly Crash in Lancaster County on NYE an Accident

On New Year’s Eve in Lancaster County, a 17-year-old girl was killed due to multiple traumatic injuries after a car accident that was ruled accidental. An 18-year-old as well as two other juveniles were involved and also injured in the crash. The 17-year-old girl’s vehicle went off the road and traveled into a detached garage located behind a home. One person was trapped inside her vehicle as well. First responders acted quickly and tried to do what they could to save the teen, but she unfortunately died from her serious injuries. There are many reasons why wrongful death car accidents […]