Upper Saucon, PA – Several Injured in Serious Car Crash at PA-309 & W Saucon Valley Rd
Upper Saucon, PA (May 24, 2022) – Several individuals sustained injuries in a car accident that took place at an intersection in Upper Saucon on Monday night, May 23.
According to Lehigh County officials, the accident happened around 9:15 p.m. at the intersection of PA-309 and West Saucon Valley Road across the street from the Center Valley Parkway. Two SUVs were traveling in the area when they collided with each other at the intersection due to reasons that are not fully known. The involved vehicles were extensively damaged and debris was left scattered all over the road.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Multiple victims were injured as a result of the accident. They were rushed to local hospitals for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts go out to those injured as a result of the accident.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Car accidents have been happening more and more commonly throughout the state of Pennsylvania over recent years. Each year, tens of thousands of people are injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen in a wide array of areas but intersections are known for being some of the most common places. In just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligent acts of other drivers. After you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, it is important to note that you have options moving forward.
The aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to face, which is why you should speak with an Upper Saucon car accident attorney after an accident. An attorney will be able to help you with many aspects of your claim, including the following:
- Helping you to gather evidence that is necessary
- Helping you to meet deadlines in your claim
- Speaking with witnesses from the scene
- Seeking the help of expert witnesses in your case
If you have been hurt in a serious accident, the center of your claim will be proving that another party is liable for the harm that they have caused you. Speaking with an Upper Saucon personal injury attorney is especially important during these difficult times.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys have years of experience handling these claims and will stand by your side when you need it the most. We will help you get back on your feet both physically and financially during one of the most challenging times in your life. If you have sustained harm in a car accident, we are here to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact a car accident attorney in Upper Saucon at (215) 731-9900 to find out how we can help you.
Note: Independent sources were used to create this post including news stories, witness statements, social media posts, and first-hand accounts about the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident that are represented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you find incorrect information or would like the post to be removed, please contact us immediately. We will correct the inaccurate information or will remove the post completely.
Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.