West Chester, PA (April 29, 2022) – Injuries stemmed from a serious car accident at a West Chester intersection on Friday afternoon, April 29.
According to local officials, the accident happened at 12:50 p.m. at the intersection of South High Street and East Barnard Street. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they allegedly entered the intersection at the same time, forcefully colliding with each other. The involved vehicles were badly damaged and had to be towed from the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and several other West Chester responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured as a result of the collision. They were taken to the hospital by Good Fellowship Ambulance crews. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Due to the severity of the collision, the roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time. Police urged those traveling through to use caution near the intersection.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Pennsylvania
Many individuals are seriously injured in car accidents every year throughout the state of Pennsylvania. Many of these accidents are minor fender-benders but others are incredibly severe in nature, completely altering the lives of those involved. Car accidents can happen virtually anywhere but intersections are known for being some of the most common places for harm. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place in the entire U.S. If you have been hurt in a car accident at an intersection and you are unsure about where you can turn, you have options. It is imperative that you speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be a challenging thing to do on your own. You may be left with a variety of questions that only a skilled West Chester personal injury attorney will be able to help you answer. An attorney will be able to assist you when it comes to many aspects of your claim. They can help you show that the following factors are present in your case:
- A driver owed you a duty of care
- A driver breached that duty of care
- The breach in duty led to the accident
- The accident led to injuries and other damages
If you have suffered from severe injuries in a collision, you should speak with a West Chester personal injury lawyer immediately.
West Chester Car Accident Attorneys
At Spear Greenfield Personal Injury Attorneys, we are here to help you if you have sustained injuries in a car accident in Pennsylvania. Our attorneys are well-versed in accident laws in Pennsylvania and will stand by your side every step of the way when it comes to your claim. We understand how overwhelming a car accident can be and offer our help and resources when you need them the most. You have options during these difficult times. Please contact a car accident attorney in West Chester at (215) 600-0681 for more information on how we can assist 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.
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