Work Van Rollover in New Garden Leaves Three Fatalities, Eight Injuries

October 17, 2019

A work van rollover occurred in New Garden Township, Pennsylvania leaving three fatalities and eight victims with injuries. On Wednesday afternoon, around 2:30 pm, the crash took place on Route 1 near Newark Road. During the rollover, one passenger was ejected from the work van, and several others became trapped in the vehicle. No information was available on the extent of the injuries the eight victims sustained.

Vehicles such as work vans or other comparable vehicles may be top-heavy, increasing the possibility of rollovers to occur during an accident. Rollovers may cause catastrophic injuries including traumatic brain injury, neck, or spinal injuries, and much more. Rollovers involving a multi-passenger vehicle or work van may contribute to nearly 35 percent of fatal motor vehicle crashes.

If you and your loved ones became seriously injured in a rollover or another motor vehicle accident, our Chester County car accident lawyers at Eckell, Sparks, Levy, Auerbach, Monte, Sloane, Matthews & Auslander, P.C. will evaluate your case and decide on the best course of action. Call us today at 610-565-3701 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation. We provide skilled legal representation to clients throughout Chester County, Montgomery County, and Delaware County from our offices in Media and West Chester, Pennsylvania.