On Tuesday morning, a SEPTA bus and tractor trailer collided, causing multiple injuries for victims. Around 5:30 am, the crash occurred when the SEPTA bus hit the tractor trailer as it was turning from Orthodox Street in the Frankford section of Philadelphia. Passengers from the bus sustained a range of injuries and were taken to the Einstein Medical Center. The SEPTA bus driver was sent to the Aria Torresdale Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
Various injuries may accompany an accident involving a tractor trailer and commuter bus as well as the possibility of fatalities. Even experienced operators of large vehicles like these may find it challenging to avoid a catastrophic crash if hazardous elements combine to create conditions that lead to a serious accident. Survivors of a tractor trailer collision could face lifelong injuries that make it difficult for them to earn a decent income.
If you or your loved ones have been in a truck accident in the West Chester or Media, Pennsylvania area, then call the West Chester truck accident lawyers at Eckell, Sparks, Levy, Auerbach, Monte, Sloane, Matthews & Auslander, P.C. at 610-565-3700 or contact us online. Our lawyers assist clients throughout Delaware County, Chester County, Montgomery County, Philadelphia County, and Bucks County.