Man Struck and Killed on I-70 as He was Fixing His Vehicle. A man was struck and killed on I-70 as he was fixing his disabled vehicle on Monday, January 11th. The accident occurred around 7:20 a.m. in the eastbound lanes in Fallowfield. 

The victim was working on his vehicle on the right shoulder of I-70 when he was struck by a tractor-trailer. The victim died due to his extensive injuries.

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the accident.

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Pursuing a claim after losing a loved one will never fill the void left by a loved one’s passing away. It is not a matter of profiting for the family left behind, but rather recovering.  The recovery of damages can alleviate the unexpected funeral costs and expenses accrued when a loved one passes.

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Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, “Man working on disabled vehicle is struck and killed by tractor trailer on I-70”

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