According to the Berks County, Pennsylvania deputy coroner, a 31-year-old woman from Norristown, Pennsylvania, who was involved in a freak accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, was recently pronounced dead at Reading Hospital.
A collision near Rockwood, Pennsylvania, has left one person dead and more than 20 injured. According to reports, a school bus carrying at least 23 people -- mostly students -- and a tractor-trailer were involved in the crash. The truck accident killed the truck driver.
An accident in western Pennsylvania that occurred almost two years ago is being revisited as the trial for the driver in the incident begins. The car crash happened on Feb. 21, 2010, just before 2 a.m.
Some readers may remember the accident that took the lives of three people in Bethlehem Township, Pennsylvania, in 2010. The drunk driving accident will be revisited in the near future.
Recently, a 40-year-old man was charged with homicide. He was behind the wheel of a vehicle that crashed into another vehicle in Redstone Township, Pennsylvania, late last month. He has since apologized for the drunk driving accident that took the life of a 21-year-old woman.
In Pennsylvania, two accidents have happened since the signing of a new law in October that was designed to further protect teenage drivers. Five high school students in one accident lost their lives. The next day, two 16-year-old twins and their 9-year-old sister died in a separate car crash. The bill, not affecting those that died, officially went into effect at midnight on Dec. 27.
Earlier this month, a fatal crash in South Middleton Township, Pennsylvania, took the life of a 70-year-old woman. The car accident involved her Ford Freestyle minivan and a fire truck. The four-man crew inside the emergency vehicle attempted to provide life-saving procedures, but failed.
A Pennsylvania man with a history of impaired driving is suspected of killing a man while driving under the influence of drugs. The 22-year-old man from Ivyland, Pennsylvania, had been released from jail just hours before getting into the car accident that killed the 49-year-old man.
An accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike has taken the life of an 18-year-old woman. Her death, which came earlier this month, was the result of a truck accident that occurred in the early morning near the exit for King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
In Jackson Township, Pennsylvania, a 32-year-old man has been charged with homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence. The drunk driving accident that killed another driver happened on a recent weekday around 8 a.m.