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Ridley Park, PA – Multi-Vehicle Accident with Injuries on I-95 at I-476

May 18, 2022

Ridley Park, PA (May 18, 2022) – A major collision that took place on a busy roadway near Ridley Park on Wednesday evening, May 18, ended in victim injuries.

The multiple-vehicle collision happened at around 9:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95, between Exit 8 to Ridley Park and Exit 7 to Interstate 476, per the latest reports issued by local officials. Several motorists were traveling in the right lanes of I-95 when they crashed into each other for reasons that are yet unknown.

EMTs, working in conjunction with fire crews and other local responders, were called to the site to assist individuals in need. As a result of the collision, one or more individuals were injured and treated in nearby hospitals.

Several lanes of traffic were stopped as police worked to scrub the scene and complete their preliminary investigation. Specific details about the victims involved in the wreck have not been made public, however.

Our thoughts are with the accident victims who were hurt in hopes of a complete recovery.

Pennsylvania Commonwealth Injury Car Accidents

Accidents involving motor vehicles take place at all hours of the day and night throughout the state of Pennsylvania, with some being more severe than others. Every year, there are tens of thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, of motor vehicle collisions that leave victims with injuries, sometimes fatal.

In fact, authorities say that more than 59,500 victims were hurt in Pennsylvania auto accidents over the total span of just one recent year in the Commonwealth.

On main roads and major arteries, like I-95, accidents like this may be brought on by a multitude of factors, including driver distraction, impairment, excessive speeding and/or reckless driving, and more.

To put it mildly, being injured or losing a loved one as a result of an accident that might have been avoided in a car is likely to be one of the most trying situations you’ve ever been put through. It is possible that you may be left with a myriad of difficult, stress-inducing questions. What kind of evidence do you need, for instance, to demonstrate that another person is at fault for the accident that you were in? What kinds of deadlines would you be expected to meet in relation to your claim?

Thankfully, these questions and more can be properly answered by a skilled Philadelphia-area personal injury lawyer.

The lawyers at Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys have, throughout the course of their careers, provided attentive assistance and representation to individuals who have suffered injuries as a result of motor vehicle collisions. In the event of an accident, we believe that you have every right to hold a responsible person accountable for the damage that they have caused you.

Having legal representation on your side during difficult times not only helps to protect your rights but also reduces the amount of stress you feel. When it comes to your case, we will work in tandem with you and yours through each stage, providing excellent service that is compassionate and unparalleled in its quality.

Please do not hesitate to call our Ridley Park car accident lawyer at (215) 600-0681 for further information on how we may be able to assist you and your family in dealing with the aftermath of the accident.

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.