Chester, PA (February 24, 2022) – At 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday night, February 23, one person was killed in a fatal rollover accident in Chester.
Delaware County Police confirmed that the accident happened at 700 Harrah’s Boulevard in front of Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino. Two vehicles were traveling in the area when they forcefully collided with one another due to reasons that are not yet known. One of the vehicles rolled over at the scene. The other vehicle struck a pole in the area.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene. Fire crews had to rip the roof off of one of the vehicles to get the victims inside. Three people were hurt in the accident. One person, who has not yet been identified, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues. Police will update with more information as it becomes available.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Pennsylvania
Lives are lost every single day in car accidents throughout the state of Pennsylvania. In just one day, in fact, it is estimated that approximately three lives are lost due to fatal car accidents. These accidents take on many forms but rollover accidents are known for being some of the most severe. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 2% of car accidents were deemed rollovers. If you have sustained the loss of a loved one in an accident that could have been prevented, you may be feeling alone and confused. You and your family should be prepared to speak with an attorney that you can trust at this time.
The loss of somebody close to you in an accident can impact your life both emotionally and financially. If you have sustained these immense losses, you should have the assistance of a Chester car accident attorney on your side. As you are grieving these losses, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You should never have to deal with the stressful aftermath of a fatal crash entirely on your own. It is crucial that you seek the help of a Chester wrongful death attorney when you need them the most.
Chester Wrongful Death Attorneys
At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we are here for you and your family after a fatal accident that has turned your life upside-down. Having an attorney on your side can lessen the stress that you may be feeling associated with your claim. Our attorneys can assist you along the often problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects, including the following:
- Medical expenses
- Funeral and burial costs
- Pain and suffering
- Therapy costs
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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