Chester City, PA – Fiery Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-95 Causes Injuries
Chester City, PA (November 11, 2023) -Early on the morning of November 11th, a traffic incident occurred on Interstate 95 in Chester City, Pennsylvania. A collision involving a car and two Chester City police vehicles occurred, igniting a fire that engulfed the vehicles, according to law enforcement.
The sequence of events transpired while police were conducting a routine traffic stop in the southbound lanes. A passing car struck the stationary police cars on the shoulder, leading to a fiery crash involving three vehicles. Fortunately, the officers were outside their vehicles when the collision transpired.
Emergency responders arrived at the scene, extinguishing the flames and providing immediate assistance. Those injured in the incident were promptly transported to nearby hospitals via ambulance. As of now, details regarding the number of individuals hurt and the severity of their injuries remain undisclosed.
The City of Chester Police Department took to social media, urging drivers to exercise caution, slow down, and move over for flashing lights on the road.
The Pennsylvania State Police have initiated an investigation into the circumstances surrounding this impactful crash.