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March 13, 2018

Abington Township Crash Leads to Driver Being Rescued

Posted on March 13, 2018 Today, an Abington Township crash in Pennsylvania caused one person to have to be rescued because of the severe accident. The accident took place very early this morning when a motorist lost control and stopped short of plunging off the edge of the highway. The driver was trapped for 2 hours until first responders were able to extricate them. There is no update on the injuries of the driver, but the road was cleared by 7 this morning. When Loss of Control Occurs Loss of control leads to many accidents throughout PA every single day. […]
February 26, 2018

Melvin Baskerville and Monique Pierre Killed in Head-on Crash

Posted on February 26, 2018 In Chester County, Pennsylvania, two people were killed in a head-on crash yesterday. Melvin Baskerville and Monique Pierre lost their lives when Baskerville, a 62-year-old, transferred into the wrong lane and crashed into 32-year-old Monique Pierre’s vehicle. The impact of the collision was enough to send Baskerville and his car onto the shoulder while Pierre’s vehicle flipped over onto its side, trapping her. Both succumbed to their injuries following the accident. Wrong-Way Vehicle Accidents As in the case of Melvin Baskerville and Monique Pierre, wrong-way accidents happen more often than we would like to imagine. […]
January 5, 2018

Wrongful Death: Deadly Crash in Lancaster County on NYE an Accident

On New Year’s Eve in Lancaster County, a 17-year-old girl was killed due to multiple traumatic injuries after a car accident that was ruled accidental. An 18-year-old as well as two other juveniles were involved and also injured in the crash. The 17-year-old girl’s vehicle went off the road and traveled into a detached garage located behind a home. One person was trapped inside her vehicle as well. First responders acted quickly and tried to do what they could to save the teen, but she unfortunately died from her serious injuries. There are many reasons why wrongful death car accidents […]