Pennsylvania officials requested assistance from the public in their search for an unidentified driver of a pickup truck. The driver is wanted in connection with a fatal hit-and-run car accident that took the life of an 18-year-old woman. The driver in question also struck a male victim at the scene.
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A two-lane highway in Pennsylvania and elsewhere typically has one lane going in one direction and the other lane going in the opposite direction. There are generally no additional lanes for passing. An auto accident can easily occur on such a roadway when drivers fail to take strict precautionary measures to avoid mishaps.
As any experienced Pennsylvania driver is aware, the weather and road conditions can change suddenly during the winter months. In order to avoid being caught up in a serious car accident during this season, driving styles may need to be modified. There are simple steps that can help ensure that one arrives safely at his or her destination.
Regardless of how careful one is when driving, not every hazard can be avoided. A serious car accident often occurs with no warning and can leave devastation in the aftermath. Even those who are dedicated to saving lives can be caught up in these horrific collisions as a recent Pennsylvania crash demonstrated.
No matter who one is or what he or she has accomplished in life, tragedy can strike without warning. One of the most unpredictable events that can turn lives upside down is a fatal car accident. Recently, a Pennsylvania family lost a loved one in a multi-vehicle crash.
Last November, four Pennsylvania children were walking home from school when tragedy struck. An 8-year-old was in the process of crossing the street with her older brother who was holding her hand when a car was suddenly hurtling directly toward them. The girl later died from the injuries she suffered in the car accident.
The majority of motorists who travel the streets and highways of Pennsylvania will arrive at their destinations without any mishaps befalling them. Unfortunately, that is not true for everyone, and a serious car accident can change lives forever. Recently, one man entered a guilty plea for causing a fatal crash.
No matter how carefully one plans out the day, the unexpected often occurs without warning and can lead to a tragic sequence of events. A simple car problem at the wrong time can result in a serious or fatal car accident. One Pennsylvania family is now mourning the loss of their loved one after one of these wrecks.
One of the perks of using a smart phone is the variety of apps that the user can access to make some aspects of life easier or safer. One of those is the ride-sharing program started by Uber. A recent study was conducted by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania Injury Science Center to asses whether this service has reduced the risk of an alcohol-related car accident.
The automobile is such a status symbol that a person's social and economic standing is often based in part on the year and model of vehicle that one drives. Partially in an effort to appeal to potential owners, many of the latest models are including an array of technological options that are marketed as a way of enhancing one's driving experience. Unfortunately, these options are often a deadly distraction that can lead to a serious or fatal Pennsylvania car accident.