York Springs, PA – One Killed in Fatal Accident on E Berlin RdLaw Pa
York Springs, PA (September 18, 2020) – Around 11:30 a.m. on Friday morning, September 18, one person was killed in a fatal accident in York Springs.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident took place on East Berlin Road near the area of Gun Club Road. It is believed that at least two vehicles collided in the area, though the exact circumstances of the collision are not yet known.
One person was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Paramedics transported one other victim to the hospital for treatment of injuries. Their condition is not yet known. Police have not released any details on the identities of those involved.
The other person’s injuries were so severe that they were flown to the hospital by medical helicopter, which landed in the area. The roadway was blocked off for some time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Car accidents happen every hour of the day in the state of Pennsylvania, putting them near the top of the country for states with the most car accidents. In just one day’s time, it is estimated that approximately 3 people lose their lives in fatal crashes within the state of Pennsylvania. The unfortunate truth is that many of these accidents can be prevented when drivers abide by the rules of the road and pay close attention to those around them. Fatal accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Losing somebody you love as the result of a car accident can be a challenging reality to face, especially if you know that another party is to blame for the accident. Luckily, you have options moving forward.
If you have suffered the loss of a loved one and you are unsure about where you can turn, it is essential that you have a skilled attorney by your side. Pennsylvania wrongful death attorneys understand what deadlines you have to meet, what evidence can play a role in making your claim, and how you can work with the involved insurance companies to ensure that you are receiving the best settlement. No amount of money can bring back a loved one but it can lessen the stress that you feel as you navigate the legal system during these complex times. If you have lost someone you love in a collision, you should always have help by your side.
Our Pennsylvania accident attorneys at Edelstein Martin & Nelson are here to assist you after you have lost a loved one in a fatal crash due to the reckless acts of another party. There is nothing as overwhelming as an accident that has taken someone that you love from you. As you grieve your losses, our attorneys believe that you should not have to worry about financial aspects and how you will afford the bills that pile up against you. We are here for you every step of the way throughout this process. Please contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 for more information on your legal options.
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