One Dead in 2-Car Collision on Trenton Rd; Alcohol is a Factor, Cops say
One man is dead, another sustained non-life threatening injuries in a Saturday night crash on Trenton Road in Falls Township, which police say alcohol played a role in.
The accident occurred around 10 pm last night on the 800 block of Trenton Road, in Fairless Hills, police say.
The preliminary accident investigation determined that a male motorist was traveling along the 800 block of Trenton Road, toward North Oxford Valley Road, without his headlights on and subsequently struck a vehicle which was in the process of backing into a driveway,Falls Police said.
He slammed into the vehicle which was backing into a driveway, according to crash investigators.
A woman who identified herself as the daughter of the motorist pulling out of the Trenton Road driveway, posted to a Falls Twp centered social media page “please keep my dad in your thoughts. He was T-boned and I just found out they’re rushing him to St Mary’s.
The male operator of the struck vehicle sustained non-life-threatening injuries, police said
Alcohol use by the deceased operator is believed to be a factor in the collision, police said.
Identification of the deceased is pending notification of next of kin.
Anyone with information regarding the accident is asked to contact the assigned investigator Corporal Gerard Piasecki,at (215) 949-9100, ex. 422, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, Police asked.