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Allentown, PA – Multi-Vehicle Wreck, Injuries on PA Trnpke at Lehigh Vly Int

May 19, 2022

Allentown, PA (May 19, 2022) – On Thursday night, May 19, a handful of victims were reportedly injured in a wreck reported by Allentown Police on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

According to early information provided by the police in Allentown, the incident took place on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in the southbound lanes at Exit 56, which leads to Lehigh Valley International.

There were at least two vehicles moving through the area when they were involved in a collision in the right lanes, though the reasons for the collision are unclear. At 11:00 p.m. in the evening, emergency medical personnel and fire rescue units from Allentown worked to assist those involved and clear the scene.

As a direct result of the wreck, both cars had significant damage, and the emergency medical technicians who responded to the site reported minor to moderate injuries to one or two victims.

There have been no new findings in the case, but the investigation into the underlying cause for the accident is still ongoing.

Our thoughts and wishes for a full recovery are with the injured victims and their families.

Multi-Vehicle Wrecks & Injuries Throughout Pennsylvania 

Throughout the year 2018, Pennsylvanian traffic experts and researchers noted that around 1,150 victims died from major injuries caused by Pennsylvania multi-vehicle accidents.

Accidents involving motor vehicles are possible at any hour of the day or night on the principal thoroughfares that traverse our nation. Even though there is a vast number of possible causes for these collisions in Pennsylvania, some of the more common ones include driving while distracted, excessive speed and aggressive driving, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, and other related variables.

If you were hurt in a car accident that wasn’t your fault but still had a significant impact on your life, you may be wondering where you can get the assistance you need. That’s why it is vitally important for you to seek the advice of a seasoned attorney during this difficult time.

An attorney will help you collect the evidence required to pursue a claim on your behalf and ensure that you meet any relevant time constraints. It goes without saying that living with the aftermath of a car accident is never easy, and it is all the more difficult without the aid of an experienced legal team to guide you through the process.

For several years now, our attorneys at Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys have put in countless hours of effort to persistently advocate on behalf of those individuals who have been injured at the hands of a negligent driver.

Moreover, clients who seek skilled legal representation have a stronger chance of winning reimbursement for losses experienced as a consequence of an accident. You may be able to ensure that your recovery is as stress-free as it possibly can be when you work with a Pennsylvania attorney to secure a fair, full settlement. This type of monetary award will enable you to pay any medical expenses, cover lost income, and seek therapy for the mental anguish that you have suffered as a result of your crash.

We will gladly lend our support to you and yours in your pursuit of the just recompense you need in this devastating time. If you would like to talk with an Allentown car accident attorney about the ways in which our team can assist you and your family right now, please give us a call at (215) 600-0681.

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.