Two people were killed in a traffic accident in Upper Macungie Township, Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania on Sunday, January 29th. The wrongful death truck accident involved a car and a tractor-trailer. A car was heading south on Folk Road when it got struck by an eastbound tractor trailer that collided when its driver tried to cross Hamilton Boulevard around past 4:00 p.m. The fatal truck accident is under investigation by the Lehigh County Crash Reconstruction Task Force and the county district attorney’s office. The identities of the victims were not immediately revealed. According to a police officer, the deceased victims’ names are being withheld pending notification of their family members. Coroner reported that they were killed on the spot at the intersection of Hamilton Boulevard and Folk Road.
A Bethlehem semi truck accident took place on Route 22 on October 12, 2017 near Route 33. The tractor-trailer went off Route 22 around 6:00 a.m. in Bethlehem Township. There were emergency vehicles on the shoulder of the highway at the on-ramp from Route 33. Route 22-highway traffic was slowed but thankfully, no personal injuries were reported as a result of this Bethlehem truck accident.