Malvern, PA – Multi-Vehicle Wreck, Injuries on Penn Trnpke at Rte 29 & Valley Forge

May 9, 2022

Malvern, PA (May 9, 2022) – Several people were reportedly hurt in a multi-vehicle collision that involved at least two motorists on a busy Malvern roadway Monday night, May 9.

The collision occurred between Route 29 and Valley Forge on the eastbound Pennsylvania Turnpike, according to local officials. Around 10:25 p.m., two drivers traveling on the left side of the Turnpike collided in an alleged rear-end collision. The automobiles that were involved in the wreck were severely damaged and had to be removed from the scene by tow trucks.

First responders, including paramedics and fire services, were also summoned to assist people in need. News footage of emergency techs treating one or more victims for their injuries was released, though the current conditions of the victims remain unavailable at this time.

The roadway was closed for a lengthy period of time. Those in the area were advised to use an alternate route until the incident was cleared.

The inquiry into the accident’s circumstances is still ongoing.

In the hopes of a full recovery, our sincere thoughts go out to the hurt victims and their families.

Car Accident Injuries in Pennsylvania

Every year, car accidents are the primary cause of hospitalizations in Pennsylvania. In 2020 alone, it was estimated that there were around 290 car accidents reported in Pennsylvania daily, which equates to approximately 12 car wrecks every hour.

Thousands of people were taken to an area medical center throughout the state due to vehicle accidents last year. Moreover, car accidents may happen in the blink of an eye in a variety of locations, but interstates and multi-lane highways are among the most prevalent. In fact, nearly 2.5 million intersection accidents took place throughout the United States in a single year.

The aftermath of a vehicle collision may be frightening and perplexing. Because of this, you should retain the assistance of a Philadelphia-area car accident lawyer as you navigate the possibility of filing an accident claim. An attorney can be quite helpful in your case, particularly if you have suffered catastrophic injuries. The following are some of the most serious injuries caused by vehicle accidents:

  • Spinal cord damage or other paralyzing injuries
  • TBIs and whiplash
  • Internal organ failure or uncontrolled bleeding
  • Broken and/or fractured bones

During these trying times, an attorney may assist you in effectively navigating the legal system so that you can focus on your physical rehabilitation. After an accident, you should contact a Philadelphia-area personal injury lawyer as quickly as possible.

Our attorneys at Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys are ready to assist you in moving ahead following an automobile accident that was not your fault. We think you have the right to hold a negligent person accountable for the harm they caused you in an accident.

What’s more, our track record of assisting victims in obtaining compensation without having to deal with the insurance company’s stress is proven, and our lawyers are there when you need them the most. Please do not hesitate to call a Malvern accident lawyer at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we may help you.

Note: Our team of writers uses secondary sources to produce this post including local and state media and news sources, local and state police incident reports, social medial platforms as well as eyewitness accounts about serious accidents that take place in Pennsylvania. For that reason, if you find any information that is not correct, please contact Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys as soon as possible so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. A post will be removed upon request. 

Disclaimer: The photos used in this post were not taken at this accident scene. All information contained in this post is informational and not intended to be considered legal or medical advice. This post is not a solicitation for business.