An elderly driver sustained fatal injuries after a car crash in Exeter Township, Pennsylvania. Around 1 pm, on Tuesday afternoon, a pickup truck and sedan collided on Route 422 when the sedan was attempting to make a left turn onto the road. The elderly driver driving the sedan who was an 88-year-old woman from Mount Penn, Pennsylvania succumbed to her fatal injuries at the scene of the car accident while the woman driving the pickup truck escaped the incident unscathed.
Side impact collisions commonly occur in intersections and may cause personal injuries or even fatalities for either party. Accidents like this may occur due to distracted driving, texting while driving, or a driver trying to run a stop sign or red light. Even if the car occupants survive the crash, they may endure debilitating injuries and mental trauma, which may affect their ability to earn a proper living.
If you or your loved ones sustained personal injuries in a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our Philadelphia car accident lawyers at McCann Dillon Jaffe & Lamb, LLC at 215-569-8488 to schedule a free consultation or contact us online. Our lawyers represent clients in Pennsylvania, including Delaware County and Chester County, as well as in Delaware, and New Jersey.