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June 15, 2018

Possibly a Dozen People Injured in Collision in Bethlehem

While it is not unheard of for there to be several injuries resulting from a motor vehicle accident, at least a dozen people were injured last night in a crash in Bethlehem. Two vehicles collided Wednesday night on a Lehigh Valley Road around 10:00 p.m. The crash occurred at Madison Avenue and East Greenwich Street, leaving a slew of injuries and damages in its wake. According to police, the driver of a pickup truck was a 16-year-old, and perhaps a lack of experience behind the wheel can be partially to blame. Apparently, the 16-year-old pickup truck driver was heading south […]
June 14, 2018

Blair County Crash Closes Down Portion of I-99

Each and every motor vehicle accident leaves those involved consumed with a plethora of various woes. This morning, a crash in Tyrone involving two cars left two drivers severely injured. The unfortunate accident happened on Interstate 99 northbound between Exit 48 and Exit 52 in Blair County. All of the northbound lanes between Tyrone and Bald Eagle were closed down for an unspecified amount of time. According to officials, a car in the southbound lane apparently lost control and crossed over the grass median, subsequently striking an oncoming car in the northbound lane. Witnesses reported to officials that they believe […]
June 13, 2018

Multi-Vehicle Crash Shuts Down I-95 Northbound in Penndel

All motor vehicle accidents tend to leave some amount of damage in their wake. Today, the I-95 northbound had to be closed while emergency responders worked to clean up a crash involving at least three vehicles. The accident happened shortly before noon, around 11:30 a.m. this morning on the I-95 in Bucks County. Pennsylvania State Police were dispatched to the scene to assist the victims. According to officials as well as footage from Sky 6 cameras, a multitude of various emergency vehicles and ambulances were quickly on the scene to help those who were injured in the crash. At least […]
June 12, 2018

The Frequency of Large Trucking accidents in Pennsylvania

No one is likely to be astonished to find out that large trucking accidents are a major source of severe injuries and deaths throughout the country. The size and power of semi-tractor trailers and other commercial vehicles can easily cause tremendous injuries when they are involved in a crash with a smaller vehicle. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, there were 136 fatalities out of 6,596 total crashes involving a heavy truck in Pennsylvania in 2014. The Likelihood of a Crash Pennsylvania has numerous busy highways throughout the state, and while this simplifies traveling long distances, it also increases […]