Morton, PA – Rollover Accident with Injuries at PA-420 & Franklin Ave

May 1, 2022

Morton, PA (May 1, 2022) – Two people were injured in a rollover accident that took place at an intersection in Morton on Sunday morning, May 1.

According to local officials, the accident happened around 1 a.m. at the intersection of PA-420 and Franklin Avenue. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time, causing them to collide forcefully with each other. One of the vehicles overturned as a result. The accident led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.

Paramedics, fire crews, and several other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Two people, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.

The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene so traffic could return to normal.

The investigation into the accident remains ongoing.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Pennsylvania 

Car accidents land tens of thousands of people in the hospital every single year in the state of Pennsylvania. In just 2020 alone, in fact, it was reported that approximately 61,248 people were seriously injured in car accidents throughout the state. These accidents sometimes happen in the blink of an eye, even when they can be prevented. These accidents take on many different forms but rollovers are known for being some of the most catastrophic in nature. In just one recent year, approximately 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident that is not your fault, you should speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.

Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a car accident on their own. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should speak with a skilled Morton car accident lawyer that you can trust. An attorney can play an important role in every aspect of your claim. This is especially true if you have sustained serious injuries, including the following:

  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Organ damage
  • Broken bones

These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. If you have sustained injuries in a collision, you should seek the immediate help of a Morton personal injury attorney.

Morton Car Accident Attorneys

At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources along the way. Having an attorney on your side can greatly lessen some of the stress that you may be feeling during these difficult times. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve. Please contact a car accident attorney in Morton at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can assist 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.