Washington, PA – Two-Vehicle Accident Leads to Injuries on I-79

Washington, PA – Two-Vehicle Accident Leads to Injuries on I-79

Washington, PA (November 16, 2020) – Around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday morning, November 15, a two-vehicle accident with injuries occurred in Washington.

According to Allegheny County officials, the accident took place when two vehicles collided with each other on I-79 due to reasons that are not officially known. The accident led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Two people were taken to the hospital by ambulance, though the extent of their injuries is not yet known.

The accident backed up traffic in the area for an hour or more as police worked to clear the scene.

The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Pennsylvania

11.16 Washington, PA – Two-Vehicle Accident Leads to Injuries on I-79Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year in the state of Pennsylvania. In one day’s time, over 220 car accidents occur in Pennsylvania due to the negligence of others. These accidents take place due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been injured as a result of a car accident and you wonder where you can turn, it is important that you turn to the dedicated help of an accident attorney.

Pennsylvania car accidents lead to many serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, and more. These injuries can range anywhere from minor to severe in nature. The most serious injuries will typically land victims in the hospital and cause them to spend time away from work. If you have suffered from injuries as a result of a serious car accident, it is essential that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. See our proven track record of success representing injured victims in the state of Pennsylvania at https://www.law-pa.com/settlements-verdicts/.

At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout the state of Pennsylvania. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at (215) 731-9900 for more information.

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.