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March 14, 2018

Jay D. Watts Killed in Pine Township Truck Accident With Crane

Posted on March 14, 2018 In Pine Township, PA, an accident occurred involving a tractor-trailer hauling a crane. The tractor-trailer crashed, causing the crane to tumble off of the back, which promptly fell onto a pickup truck. The 54-year-old inside the pickup truck died instantly. He has been identified as Jay D. Watts from Sewickley. Tractor-Trailer Accident Let’s take a closer look at this case and what makes it so unique. Crane toppling incidents are some of the most common reasons why people are killed by cranes in America. Because they are made from such heavy materials, it can result […]
February 4, 2018

Multiple Road Closures and Accidents From Snowfall Around Pennsylvania

Posted on February 4, 2018 With snow falling across Pennsylvania today, many areas have been announcing road closures and accidents. In certain areas, PennDOT has also issued speed restrictions. So far, we know this: All lanes are closed on Route 225 headed toward Harrisburg in both directions due to a crash on Peters Mountain. In another instance, I-81 was closed but has been reduced to a lane restriction due to a multi-vehicle crash occurring around 12:30 PM. Other crashes, some by themselves and others involving multiple vehicles, have occurred on PA Route 74 in Cumberland County, Exit 47B to PA […]
January 8, 2018

Wintry Conditions, School Bus Accidents, and Liability

In today’s Lancaster County accident news, there have been a variety of crashes, one of which included a minor school bus accident. The reason? Slippery roads. Crashes have been reported throughout the day as sleet, snow, and freezing rain continued to fall. This is expected to create slippery road conditions throughout the day. Because of such, a variety of Lancaster County schools announced that they would be dismissing early; however, one school bus was involved in a crash early after noon. According to reports, only one student was injured with a complaint of head pain. Adverse weather conditions can be […]