Charges Filed After Fatal I-78 Car Accident

Posted on: April 17th, 2013       Attorney Thomas Newell

On April 12, 2013, Pennsylvania State Police charged a driver with multiple offenses including careless driving resulting in unintentional death. On August 15, 2012, the defendant pulled out from the center berm of Interstate 78 near Allentown PA into oncoming traffic after he had changed a flat tire. This illegal entry onto I-78 resulted in a multi-vehicle crash. One of the occupants of another car died in the accident.