An accident occurred in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania around 4:00 in the afternoon involving two pedestrians and two vehicles. Allegedly, the accident occurred when a 1996 Chevrolet Camaro collided with a 2009 Nissan Altima. As a result of the collision, the Nissan spun and hit two pedestrians. The two men who were hit by the Nissan were airlifted to York Trauma Center for medical treatment. The driver of the Camaro was airlifted to Penn State Hershey Medical Center, and the driver of the Nissan was given medical care at Chambersburg Hospital.
One of the most common causes of personal injury cases in the United States is vehicle accidents. About six million vehicle accidents of varying degrees occur yearly in the United States. Two common factors in vehicle accidents are speeding and driving while intoxicated. Speeding is a factor in 33% of all fatal vehicle accidents, while alcohol is a factor in 41% of fatal accidents. To reduce your chances of being involved in a road crash, always drive according to traffic safety laws and regulations.
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