Swissvale, PA – Injuries Result from Accident on S Braddock Ave near Ormond St

Swissvale, PA (April 25, 2022) – At least one person suffered injuries in a car crash reported in Swissvale on Monday, April 25. At approximately 9:30 p.m., responders were sent to assist at the crash scene on South Braddock Avenue.

Reports indicate that the accident took place on South Braddock Avenue near Ormond Street for reasons still being investigated by police. An unspecified number of vehicles collided at the intersection, resulting in injuries for the involved parties. 

Paramedics evaluated injured victims at the scene before transporting those with extensive injuries to local hospitals for treatment. The roadway was blocked for over an hour while emergency crews worked at the scene. 

Traffic was delayed in the area and local drivers were asked to find different routes of travel for the time being. Police in Pittsburgh continue to investigate the details of the incident. 

We hope for the full recovery of the injured victims. 

Pennsylvania Auto Accidents

Over 100,000 car accidents occur in Pennsylvania each year. Nationally, approximately 9 out of 10 crashes are caused by some type of driver error/negligence. Driver error may include drowsy driving, inebriation, or speeding. Over 30% of auto accidents in the Keystone State are caused by drunk drivers. Distracted driving causes almost 1 million car accidents per year in the United States, while drowsy driving accounts for about 100,000 wrecks per year.  

An experienced Pennsylvania personal injury lawyer will utilize a number of sources to help you figure out who caused your accident. These sources include witness statements, information about state traffic laws, and police reports to help you figure out what led to your accident. A person who acts negligently while driving may be held accountable for the cost of damages, either to a property or a person, caused by his/her negligence. 

Car Crash Lawyers in Swissvale

The Swissvale car accident attorneys at Scanlon & Wojton Attorneys at Law will work alongside you throughout your injury claim. We will promptly return your calls and keep you informed concerning the status of your case. We will actively seek full compensation for your damages, including pain and suffering, medical care, lost wages, etc. 

Scanlon & Wojton Attorneys at Law have extensive experience going to trial and fighting for the rights of our injured and bereaved clients. We will utilize big-company resources to help you get the maximum compensation for your injuries. We are always prepared to litigate, if necessary, to fully protect your rights and best interests. 

Contact our Swissvale car accident lawyers at Scanlon & Wojton Attorneys at Law as soon as you can at (412) 918-1241 to get started on your path to recovery. We work on a contingency fee basis, which means we only get paid if we can award you total and fair compensation for your injuries and losses, so you have nothing to lose. 

Note: We utilize outside sources when creating this post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this incident. If you locate any information that is not correct, please contact our firm so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. 

Disclaimer: This blog is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical attention immediately. The information in this post is not legal advice. The photo used in this post is not from the accident scene described in this blog post. 

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