Complete Philadelphia, PA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Philadelphia result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Philadelphia crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Philadelphia accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Resources to help accident victims and their families after a Philadelphia wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Major hospitals in Philadelphia include:

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Jefferson University Hospital Temple University Hospital Mercy Philadelphia Hospital

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Philadelphia accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal accident occurs, a personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Philadelphia injury lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Mon, 07/04/2022 Car Accident One person killed in collision involving speeding tow truck at Lincoln Drive and Emlen Street in West Mount Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Wed, 05/25/2022 Car Accident 9-year-old girl dies, 7-year-old sister and mother hospitalized when their car strikes parked minibus on West Erie Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sun, 05/22/2022 Bicycle Accident 16-year-old boy on bike critically injured in high-speed chase that also injured officer and other man near 53rd Street and Master Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sun, 05/22/2022 Bus Accident Five hurt, including three children when car and bus collide at West Dauphin Street and Ridge Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sun, 05/15/2022 Pedestrian Accident Jesus Gomez Rosario, 17, killed when he is struck by hit-and-run dirt bike rider while on his skateboard on Allegheny Avenue in North Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Tue, 05/10/2022 Car Accident Driver and two pedestrians killed in collision at Kensington and East Allegheny in Kensington area of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sat, 04/23/2022 Pedestrian Accident Two store employees injured when stolen car with four teens inside crashes through storefront on East Hunting Park Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sat, 04/02/2022 Motorcycle Accident 62-year-old man on motorcycle and male pedestrian both die in collision between car, motorcycle, and pedestrian on Frankford Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sat, 04/02/2022 Pedestrian Accident 31-year-old man sustains head injury after being hit by car that fled the scene while crossing Broad Street at Pine Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Wed, 03/30/2022 Pedestrian Accident Officer hit by vehicle and injured just after traffic stop on Torresdale Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sat, 03/26/2022 Pedestrian Accident Man in his 20's sustains critical injuries when struck by suspected drunk driver while entering his parked car at North 22nd Street and York Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Mon, 03/21/2022 Pedestrian Accident Troopers Martin F. Mack III, 33, and Branden T. Sisca, 29, and Reyes Rivera Oliveras, 28, killed in pedestrian collision with alleged DUI driver Jayana Tanae Webb, 21, on I-95 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sat, 03/19/2022 Car Accident One person dead when car hits wall on ramp from Ben Franklin Bridge to I-95 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Fri, 03/11/2022 Pedestrian Accident 3-year-old girl dies when struck by grandmother parking car on Aldine Street in Mayfair, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Tue, 03/08/2022 Car Accident One person killed, one injured after two-vehicle collision at Torresdale Avenue and Levick Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania