Philadelphia, PA (May 7, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Old Kensington section of Philadelphia ended in injuries. At around 10:20 p.m., on May 5, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on North 2nd Street.
Reports from the Philadelphia Police Department show that a crash between vehicles occurred on North 2nd Street in the area of West Girard Avenue. The impact of the crash caused one vehicle to overturn.
Firefighters extricated trapped parties from the overturned vehicles.
EMS provided medical care to those in need before transporting them to area hospitals for further care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
According to statistics, over 100,000 people are involved in motor vehicle accidents in the state of Pennsylvania every year. These accidents leave more than 61,000 people with injuries. In many instances, people require hospitalization and medical care for their injuries. Some of the most common injuries reported in auto wrecks in our state include:
- broken bones in severe compound fractures
- spinal cord injuries that end in paralysis
- traumatic brain injuries that cause concentration and coordination issues
- internal organ damage, which can be life-threatening
When people suffer from these and other serious injuries due to motor vehicle accidents, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. Working with a car accident lawyer in Philadelphia will be your best bet to get justice if you are injured in a motor vehicle accident due to the negligence of another person.
Our Philadelphia personal injury lawyers at Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys have extensive experience helping people who are injured in auto accidents get the justice and the compensation they deserve. Our lawyers can help you by aggressively negotiating full and timely compensation on your behalf. We will never let our clients be taken advantage of by self-serving insurance companies. We will fight tooth and nail until you obtain the outcome you expect for your claim. Contact our Pennsylvania personal injury law firm to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience. Our lawyers are available by calling 1-800-90-LEGAL or 1-800-905-3425.
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.
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