Ulster, PA – One Killed in Fatal Head-on Collision on N Rome Rd

Ulster, PA – One Killed in Fatal Head-on Collision on N Rome Rd

Ulster, PA (July 24, 2023) – On Saturday, July 22, one victim lost their life in a fatal head-on collision that took place on a roadway in Ulster.

According to Bradford County officials, the accident happened at an unknown time on North Rome Road. Police confirmed that a vehicle was traveling in the area when the driver suddenly went into the other lane of traffic due to unknown reasons, causing them to collide with a second vehicle head-on. The vehicles were extensively damaged due to the collision.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were called to the scene to help those involved in the crash. The driver in the second vehicle was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries. Their passenger was seriously injured and rushed to a local hospital. The victim’s identities are not currently known.

Police say that the driver who drove into the other lane of traffic is now facing charges of driving under the influence for their role in the collision.

The roadway was blocked for an extended period of time after the accident, which led to delays.

No further details have been released, but the investigation into the accident continues. Police will update with new information as it becomes available.

We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim who lost their life in this accident. We also hope that the injured party receives a speedy recovery.

Fatal Drunk Driving Accidents in Pennsylvania 

In Pennsylvania, it is reported that about 3% of fatal accidents involve drivers who were under the influence at the time. Drunk driving collisions take on many forms, but head-on collisions are some of the most severe. Out of all the head-on collisions that occur in Pennsylvania each year, about 10% of them lead to fatalities. If you know that a drunk driver is to blame for the loss of a loved one, you should always have a legal advocate on your side who can fight for you every step of the way.

One bad decision made by a reckless driver can take the life of a loved one, leaving you with bills to pay and grief that is difficult to recover from. Losing a loved one can leave you in a difficult position, both emotionally and financially. This is why you should always speak with a knowledgeable and compassionate Ulster wrongful death attorney after losing a loved one in a collision.

Our attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here to assist you after you have lost a loved one in a fatal drunk-driving accident. As these accidents increase on Pennsylvania roads, more and more individuals need assistance from an attorney that they can trust. Many family members have the right to bring a claim against one or more parties. Our attorneys will help you seek compensation for the following damage via a wrongful death claim:

  • Medical expenses
  • Pain and suffering
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Loss of companionship and consortium

Please contact a wrongful death attorney at Ulster at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you.

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