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.

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Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Tue, 01/14/2014 Car Accident One person injured after car strikes parked police cruiser on 17th and Ludlow Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Tue, 01/28/2014 Truck Accident Tractor-trailer crashes down embankment after collision with car on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
Tue, 02/04/2014 Car Accident One person killed after car crash on the City Avenue bridge in Philadelphia.
Mon, 02/10/2014 Truck Accident Tractor-trailer, a bus and two SUV's collided on the Schuylkill Expressway causing back-ups and delays. No injuries reported.
Tue, 02/11/2014 Bus Accident School bus with students aboard, rear-ends van which then rear-ends SUV in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Wed, 02/12/2014 Truck Accident Multi-vehicle accident forces closure of snow-covered Pennsylvania Turnpike between exit #226 and exit #161.
Wed, 02/12/2014 Truck Accident Tractor-trailer jacknifes on snowy I-76 eastbound closing part of the freeway in Philadelphia.
Sat, 02/15/2014 Pedestrian Accident Man, 35, critically injured, transported to hospital, after being struck by car after running into traffic in the Summerdale area.
Sun, 02/16/2014 Bus Accident 10 people injured, 6 taken to hospitals, after van runs a red light at an intersection and crashes into SEPTA transit bus in Philadelphia.
Mon, 02/17/2014 Car Accident Victor Quach, 26, a U.S. Air Force airman, was killed in a car accident on I-95 northbound the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Mon, 02/17/2014 Bus Accident 12 people injured, 10 taken to hospital, after two SEPTA transit buses on the same route are involved in accidents in Philadelphia.
Tue, 02/25/2014 Bus Accident 6 people injured, taken to hospital, after a SEPTA transit bus accident in downtown Philadelphia.
Thu, 02/27/2014 Car Accident 3 people injured, taken to hospital, after a two car crash at an intersection in the Tiogo neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Sun, 03/02/2014 Truck Accident No injuries reported after a tractor-trailer jack-knifes on I-95 northbound in Philadelphia.
Tue, 03/04/2014 Truck Accident Brandon Ballard, 32, critically injured, taken to hospital, after his UPS tractor-trailer overturns on I-95 near Philadelphia, avoiding a Honda Odyssey partially on the shoulder driven by Nicholas Harris, who was cited for DUI.