Woman was struck in her head by a concrete slab that fell from a building in Philadelphia PA. The 30 year old victim is in critical condition after the accident. Injured woman was transported to Jefferson Hospital immediately after the Philadelphia personal injury accident. The devastating incident occurred on the 200 block of S 13th and Chancellor Streets in the Center City section of Philadelphia Pennsylvania. A woman was hit by a falling object after 9am on Wednesday near Walnut Street and Walnut Square.
Witnesses say that the injured woman was a pedestrian and contractors were working on the building when the slab fell off the building. Suddenly, someone saw the body lying on the street and called 911. She was bleeding and had a severe head injury.
The Police officers called the Department of Licenses and Inspections to the scene to inspect the building safety. The Philadelphia accident is under investigation by the Philadelphia Police Department.
Philadelphia premises liability accidents commonly cause severe injuries or even Philadelphia wrongful death. Falling objects are very dangerous and often cause head and spine injuries. Call a Philadelphia personal injury lawyer at the Trapani Law Firm for a free consultation.