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Young Pennsylvania driver involved in a fatal car accident

Getting one's license is often seen as a rite of passage. This milestone is a big one for many but entails a significant amount of responsibility. Exercising caution, consideration and obeying all laws while driving are important in helping to keep Pennsylvania roadways safe and car accident free. Overconfidence and lack of experience can lead to devastating outcomes.

Victims of car accidents may be entitled to seek damages

Victims of motor vehicle crashes face many unexpected burdens. In addition to the property damage that often results from car accidents, victims may also suffer serious injuries that can lead to physical and emotional trauma and significant medical bills. Two Pennsylvania police officers were recently hurt in a collision that may have been caused by a negligent driver.

Hit-and-run car accidents too often result in fatalities

Motor vehicle collisions may occur at the most unexpected times. In many cases, car accidents are the results of negligent drivers. These drivers may be considered negligent by being distracted by their cell phones, intoxicated or even too tired to drive. One Pennsylvania man was killed in a recent crash that may have been caused by a negligent driver.

Pennsylvania car accidents are often caused by negligent drivers

Motor vehicle collisions can occur in any number of ways with any number of vehicles. Sometimes, car accidents may only involve one car at a time. Such is the case in a recent Pennsylvania crash that resulted in the injury of a man and the death of a woman.

Bad weather may lead to more car accidents

When a driver agrees to transport a passenger, the driver then owes a duty of care to that person to keep the individual safe on the road. In addition to obeying laws and paying attention to traffic, drivers with passengers must also take weather factors into consideration to avoid car accidents. Sadly, one Pennsylvania woman was recently killed after the driver she was riding with crashed the car into a train during a snowstorm.

Car accidents may result in severe injuries

Roadway collisions have become an all too common event in Pennsylvania and across the country. In addition to the property damage that often accompanies car accidents, those involved may suffer serious injuries as well. Four nuns were recently severely injured in a recent crash.

Negligent drivers often cause of car accidents

Drivers who act negligently are a common cause of motor vehicle accidents. There are many different ways someone can be negligent while driving, including driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, texting while driving or being too tired to drive. These types of car accidents can be even more devastating knowing that they could have been easily prevented. Tragically, a young girl was recently killed by an allegedly negligent driver in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania car accidents: 1 killed, 1 injured in recent crash

When traveling at high speeds, such as when driving on an interstate, motor vehicle collisions can happen in seconds. These types of car accidents may result in serious injuries and property damage for those involved. One woman was killed and another person severely injured in a recent crash on a Pennsylvania interstate.

Pennsylvania car accidents: Passenger killed in head-on crash

It is important for drivers to remain aware of their surroundings while on the road. When they fail to follow proper driving precautions, they may risk causing car accidents that could result in injury to themselves, their passengers and other motorists. One woman was killed by a driver who may have acted negligently in a recent Pennsylvania crash.

Pennsylvania car accidents often result in injury

Traffic laws are in place for a reason. Though they may seem inconvenient at times, such laws are enforced in order to protect people's lives. When drivers fail to obey the laws, serious car accidents are more likely to occur. One Pennsylvania driver is now being accused of breaking the law and causing a collision that resulted in four people being injured.

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