York Springs, PA – Update: Douglas Davis Killed in Fatal Crash on E Berlin RdLaw Pa
York Springs, PA (September 19, 2020) – Around 11:27 a.m. on Friday, September 18, a man was killed in a fatal crash in York Springs.
According to the Pennsylvania State Police, a 65-year-old man named Douglas Davis was killed while driving west at 400 East Berlin Road. A 78-year-old man from Middleburg was headed in the opposite direction when he crossed over the double yellow lines and struck the vehicle that Davis was driving.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Davis was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The 78-year-old driver was flown to York Hospital by medical helicopter. His current condition is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Fatal accidents take place in Pennsylvania nearly every single day. Approximately three lives were taken as a result of Pennsylvania accidents every day in one recent year. Many of these accidents are head-on collisions, which are some of the most horrific accidents on our roads. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down by a fatal accident. Family members may wonder where they can turn in their dire time of need.
No amount of money can replace a loved one whose life has been taken due to a fatal accident. This is a reality that many families experience every single year due to the recklessness of others. Many fatal accidents occur due to a variety of reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Losing a loved one in a collision might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. It is imperative that you speak with a wrongful death attorney in Pennsylvania as soon as possible.
At Edelstein Martin & Nelson, our personal injury attorneys are here for you in your time of need following a collision caused by another party. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling if you have lost somebody you love in a collision caused by another party. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. You have many rights and should never have to stand alone during these difficult times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Pennsylvania at (215) 731-9900 to find out what we can do to assist you.
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