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Philadelphia, PA – Injuries Reported in Car Crash on I-676 at Ben Franklin Pkwy

May 31, 2022

Philadelphia, PA (May 31, 2022) – On the afternoon of Tuesday, May 31, a multiple-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in the Philadelphia region, and according to reports, injuries resulted from the wreck.

The Philadelphia Police Department reports that the incident occurred at around 5:50 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 676 between Ben Franklin Parkway and 23rd Street. Many automobiles that were merging into the left lanes were engaged in the collision, and the chain reaction that ensued may have been triggered by the stop-and-go traffic nearing the Ben Franklin off-ramp.

Emergency medical technicians and first responders were sent to the site of the crash to provide medical aid to the injured. Two individuals were allegedly sent to local medical facilities for treatment.

Due to the severity of the crash, numerous roads in the vicinity had to be closed for a while.

There is no other information available. The inquiry into the circumstances before the accident is still ongoing at this time.

We express our deepest consolations and best wishes to the injured victims in the hopes that they may make a full recovery.

Pennsylvania Commonwealth Traffic Accident Injuries

Thousands of individuals around the Commonwealth are injured annually as a result of motor vehicle accidents in our state. In 2020, well over one hundred thousand auto accidents took place in the Pennsylvania Commonwealth, leading to serious injuries or even death for around 61,300 people.

If you were hurt in a car accident that wasn’t your fault, you should make arrangements to hire a lawyer who will watch out for your best interests and argue on your behalf if you want to maximize the compensation you get for your injuries.

After getting hurt in a vehicle accident, you can find it very difficult to bring a lawsuit against the other driver. You will almost certainly find yourself in a situation in which you are unable to offer appropriate answers to the worries that you have if you do not seek the services of a Philadelphia car accident attorney in the event that you are involved in an auto accident. If you or a loved one has suffered significant injuries, such as any of the following, it is in your best interest to get legal advice from an experienced attorney:

  • Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs)
  • Bones that have been broken, fractured or even shattered
  • Damage to the spinal cord, paralysis, and painful muscular strain or tearing

Because you only have a certain amount of time to make a claim after an accident, the caring and experienced legal team at Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys is ready to help you as soon as possible. Because we are aware of how difficult the aftermath of a car accident can be, we will be here to assist you at the precise moment that you want our aid the most.

Please contact a vehicle accident attorney in Philadelphia at (215) 600-0681. Spear Greenfield’s consultations are free and come with no commitments or pressure, so we urge you to let us analyze your accident case and provide you with valuable legal information for making educated choices.

Schedule a free consultation with Spear Greenfield to take advantage of our lawyers’ enthusiasm for assisting accident victims. There is nothing to lose, and in the worst situation, you will leave our office with more knowledge than when you arrived.

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 media 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.