Fawn, PA (June 9, 2024) – A motorcyclist and driver of a pickup truck collided Thursday morning at the intersection of Bull Creek Road and the Route 28 southbound off-ramp in Fawn, resulting in serious injuries to one victim.

Fawn police were not immediately available for comment but confirmed that the crash occurred at about 10:15 a.m. A third motorist was traveling on Bull Creek Road from Tarentum and was about to turn onto Route 28 headed toward Pittsburgh when he saw the crash and called 911.

Authorities further added that the motorcyclist was coming from the Fawn side of Bull Creek Road and getting ready to turn on Route 28 southbound when the collision with the car, which was coming off the exit ramp at the intersection, took place. The motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital, though his current condition is unknown. The road was closed for several hours, though no reports on other victim injuries were made public. However, the crash remains under inquiry.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family members at this time.

Motorcycle Accidents in Pennsylvania

Fawn, PA - Motorcyclist Hospitalized in Accident on Rte 28 at Bull Creek RdPer the U.S. Department of Transportation, officials estimate that well over eight million motorcycles with valid license plates will travel along our roadways nationwide this year. Of course, several factors make riding a motorcycle attractive, including its affordability and mobility and the independence and enjoyment it provides to a rider.

On the other hand, there are also major risks to the overall safety of the rider or passenger on motorcycles. Motorcycle riders have a higher chance of being seriously injured on the road compared to other drivers, and they are especially vulnerable to critical injuries when they are involved in collisions with careless or reckless drivers on our roadways.

Thankfully, if you’ve been hurt in a crash or have lost a loved one in an accident, our Fawn motorcycle accident attorneys at the Slocum Firm will diligently assist you and yours. We will review the particulars of your case and calculate the potential damages available to you and your loved ones after an accident caused by a negligent driver has upended your life.

The Slocum Firm will do whatever it takes to ensure that victims and their families get the justice they deserve following a life-altering collision. Our team diligently strives to advocate for victims’ interests and secure the equitable compensation that injured parties deserve after an accident. We have been committed to seeking justice for injured victims since 2009. Contact one of our Pennsylvania motorcycle accident attorneys at (570) 290-7376 to discuss your legal rights following a collision.

Note: This post was created with the use of outside sources, including news sources, police and fire reports, social media platforms, as well as first-hand accounts about serious accidents in the state of Pennsylvania. The Slocum Law Firm has not independently verified all facts surrounding this injury accident. If you locate inaccurate information related to this post, please contact us right away so that we can make the correction. We will remove a post, if requested.

Disclaimer: This post is not intended as a solicitation for legal representation. None of the information contained herein should be interpreted as medical or legal advice. The image accompanying this post is not a depiction of the actual accident scene.

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