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February 22, 2018

Howard Sexton of New Jersey Killed in Pennsylvania Accident

Posted on February 22, 2018 A New Jersey man was killed this morning after an electrical beam collapsed onto multiple vehicles in a Lehigh Tunnel in Pennsylvania. The coroner arrived at the scene and pronounced Howard Sexton, 70, dead at the scene. Sexton was driving a tractor-trailer when the beam fell from the tunnel, breaking his windshield and hitting him. Our thoughts and condolences are with the family of Sexton during this time. Wrongful Death  What happens when your loved one has been killed by outside forces and you aren’t sure where to turn? In many vehicle-related accidents, another driver […]
January 15, 2018

Bridge Accident Asks Questions About Unsafe Conditions on Bridges

Today in Fairmount Park, a driver lost control of their vehicle and drove off of a bridge sometime in the middle of the night. The car fell off the bridge and crashed into a substation below. Afterwards, the driver of the car was taken to the hospital. Accidents happen on bridges many times a year in the U.S. for a variety of reasons. Was it the negligence of others or unsafe conditions that contribute most to these crashes? Bridge Accidents  Many of the accidents that happen on America’s bridges are not caused by the negligence of other drivers. In fact, […]