Upper Milford Twp, PA – Chad Condon Killed in Fatal Collision on Pennsylvania Tpke
Upper Milford Township, PA (August 14, 2023) – A man was killed in a fatal car accident that happened on a highway in Upper Milford Township on Sunday, August 13.
According to Philadelphia officials, the accident happened around 2 a.m. on the Pennsylvania Turnpike around mile marker 40.9. Police confirmed that 47-year-old Chad Condon was driving in the area when he suddenly collided with a concrete barrier and then did a tailspin across all lanes of traffic. The vehicle struck a guardrail and came to a stop. From there, a vehicle that was traveling in the area struck the side of the vehicle, and both came to rest for a second time. The vehicles both sustained severe damage.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Condon was tragically pronounced dead at the scene two hours after the collision. The driver of the second vehicle, who has not yet been identified, was rushed to a nearby hospital with injuries but is expected to be okay.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes as police worked to clear the scene.
Pennsylvania State Police continue their investigation into the circumstances leading up to the accident. They will update with any new information as it becomes available.
We want to offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victim who lost his life in this accident.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
From the moment that you get behind the wheel of a car, you expect that other drivers will be driving with care around you. We never account for the fact that a car accident could happen within seconds, completely turning our world upside-down. However, this is the reality that many people experience in Pennsylvania every year. In fact, many victims lose their lives daily in serious car accidents on our roads. In just one day’s time, it is estimated that three lives are taken due to Pennsylvania motor vehicle crashes.
It is never easy to find out that someone you love has lost their life in a fatal car accident. If you have sustained these enormous losses, you are likely dealing with immense grief. On top of this, you may wonder how you are going to afford to pay the many bills that keep piling up. Bringing a wrongful death claim is an option, especially if you are a qualifying family member. You should speak with an Upper Milford Township wrongful death attorney following a collision.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, we are here to help you and your family move forward after a fatal car accident in Pennsylvania. We understand the ins and outs of fatal car accidents and will stand by your side when you need us the most. We will assist you as you work toward the compensation that you deserve for a wide array of aspects. These include some of the following:
- Medical expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Lost income and future lost wages
Please do not hesitate to contact a wrongful death attorney in Upper Milford Township at (215) 731-9900 for more information on how we can help you.