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Five killed in Pennsylvania motorcycle accident

Pennsylvania residents are aware that the roadways are used by various vehicle used for different purposes. Whether a person is traveling to work, enjoying a ride on their motorcycle, making a large shipment across the country or running an errand, an accident can happen at any time. Although motorcyclists are less frequently seen during the colder months, drivers should constantly be on the lookout for smaller vehicles that could go unnoticed in a blind spot. A motorcycle accident often ends with serious injuries, fatalities and severe damage.

SUV and two motorcycles collide, killing five


Pennsylvania residents are well aware that they have an option to choose from different forms of transportation. Depending on their destination, a car, bus or train might be more practical. In some cases, traveling by motorcycle is not only convenient but also enjoyable. Although commonly driven for fun, these small vehicles can pose huge risks. When they are involved in a crash, even when a biker and their passenger are wearing a helmet, they could still suffer serious injuries or even death.

Two injured in a Pennsylvania motorcycle crash


Residents in Pennsylvania are observing others enjoying the warmer weather. Drivers can be seen traveling with their windows down, convertibles with their tops down and an increase of motorcycles on the roadway. Although some safety practices can reduce the chances of being injured on a motorcycle, motorcycle accidents often result in serious injuries or even death. These small vehicles can frequently go undetected by a driver who is not being attentive. Drivers should be aware of these small vehicles and their ability to hide in blind spots. Both automobile drivers and motorcycle drivers should use extra precaution when traveling at nighttime.

Motorcyclist struck from behind in critical condition

Pennsylvania residents witness motorcyclists on the roadways during most times of the year and in all kinds of weather. However, in the summer months, motorcyclists often can be seen in large groups, either traveling solo or driving with a passenger. No matter if they are driving across the country or just down the road, motorcycle accidents can happen at any time and in any type of setting. Drivers may not always be aware of these much smaller vehicles because they can be hidden in blind spots and also are able to maneuver quickly between vehicles.

Motorcycle crash with vehicle injures three

When the weather is nice, the residents of Pennsylvania enjoy putting the windows down in their cars or enjoy a ride on their motorcycle. Although it can be an enjoyable experience, driving or riding on a motorcycle as a passenger, these small vehicles can be very dangerous. When a biker is in a crash, the chances of suffering an injury are much greater. Motorcycle accidents are more likely to result in serious injuries or fatalities than car accidents. Although riders often take the precaution and wear helmets, these action do not always prevent injuries or fatalities.

Truck accident leads to two injuries

The injuries that occur from an accident can be critical and life threatening. A truck accident can create a massive accident site with severe damages, serious injuries and fatalities. A collision that occurs between these tremendous vehicles can often leave the other automobile significantly damaged. The ability to control a truck, abruptly reduce speeds and stop is different from other vehicles and this could often be the reason for an accident involving a semi-truck or tractor-trailer.

Both drivers injured in a head-on collision

An accident can happen at a moment's notice making them very unpredictable. Drivers and passengers cannot determine when or if they will be in a car accident, but they can prepare and reduce their chances of being injured. Wearing a seatbelt in very important and a type of safety restraint should always be used when inside a vehicle that is being operated. No matter how hard or where the vehicles collide, a car crash can result in serious injuries and severe damage -- even with seatbelt use.

Two hurt in wrong-way collision in Easton

While being cautious can reduce the risk of accidents, it does not guarantee the safety of road users. All it takes for a serious car accident to happen is one act of negligence. The consequences of an auto accident can vary greatly from one incident to the next, ranging from minor injuries to death. To seek justice, car accident victims who have suffered injuries or losses due to no fault of their own can file personal injury claims against those who are at fault.

Serious car accident leaves 2 injured in Pennsylvania

No matter how careful you are when driving your own car, your safety also depends on the other drivers on the road. Car accidents aren't always caused by those who are driving under the influence, speeding, or driving erratically, as the driver of a Chevy Blazer in nearby Montgomery Township, Pennsylvania, found out the hard way recently.

The Relationship of Brain Structure to Chronic Pain

Neuroscientists at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine have discovered a relationship between an individual's brain structure and chronic pain. Their research studied 40 people with new back injuries and found they could predict, with 85% accuracy which of those individuals would develop chronic pain and which would have pain resolution. 

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