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Philadelphia, PA – Injury Accident on I-95 Near Columbus Blvd

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January 10, 2022

Philadelphia, PA (January 10, 2022) – On Monday morning, January 10, an injury accident occurred on a major highway in Philadelphia.

According to Philadelphia Police, the accident happened around 7:40 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-95. Police confirmed that several vehicles were traveling on the highway around the area of Columbus Boulevard when they became involved in a chain-reaction collision due to unknown reasons. The involved vehicles were badly damaged as a result.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those with injuries. One or more victims sustained injuries as a result of the accident. The injured parties were hospitalized, though their current conditions are not known at this time.

Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked around the area of Columbus Boulevard and Washington Avenue. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.

The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.

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

Car Accidents in Philadelphia 

Philadelphia has been seeing more and more car accidents over recent years. There has actually been a huge surge in injurious and fatal accidents every year within the state. In 2020, it was reported that Philadelphia saw a 54% increase in car accidents leading to fatalities. Car accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur when drivers make bad decisions as they are utilizing our major roadways. Within moments, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault. This is the reality that far too many victims face every single year in Pennsylvania. If you have been hurt in a severe car accident, you should speak with a legal advocate that you can rely on.

Nobody knows how severely their lives could be affected by a car accident until it happens to them. The consequences of a collision could impact you for years to come, which is why you should have the help of a Philadelphia car accident attorney on your side during these difficult times. A single injury could put you in a difficult position and impact your family, your career, and even the rest of your life. As you work on your physical recovery, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. It is never easy to face the aftermath of a collision on your own, which is why you should speak with a Philadelphia personal injury attorney as soon as possible.

Philadelphia Car Accident Attorneys 

If you have been injured in a life-altering car accident, Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys are here to help you through this difficult time in your life. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be, especially when it is your first time dealing with an insurance company. An attorney can turn your life upside-down within seconds. Because of this, our attorneys are here to provide you with the resources that you need to be successful in your claim. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Philadelphia at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can help 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.