Westmoreland Pa. Accident Attorneys

The accident attorneys at Joyce & Bittner work to obtain the largest financial recovery for your injuries and losses, such as pain and suffering. When necessary and, at NO UP-FRONT COST TO YOU we employ accident investigators, wage loss experts, reconstruction experts, photographers, and traffic engineers. Often times we utilize forensic consultants and automotive design engineers to help clarify the cause(s) of a car or motorcycle accident.

With precise and thorough analyzation of the contributing factors of your auto accident, our team of lawyers will look to identify all defendants that may be responsible for your. We know the importance of medical information necessary to prove damages claim and work with your doctors and medical experts to provide the needed information. Our trial experience and knowledge of Pennsylvania car insurance law allows us to pursue your right to recovery including claims against your own insurance carrier when an accident involved an uninsured or underinsured driver.On your behalf, Joyce & Bittner will talk to and deal with all of the insurance companies and investigators involved with your case.

Legal fees for auto accident claims are only charged if there is a recovery in your case. If there is NO recovery then NO legal fees are due.

Local Westmoreland County Reported Auto Accidents


Derry man, 30, killed in motorcycle crash; passenger injured
(by TribLIVE) A Derry Township man was killed Sunday morning when he was thrown from his motorcycle on Route 30 in Derry Township and run over twice, according to police….Read More

Sutersville woman’s death in crash ruled accidental
(By Tribune-Review) An autopsy will not be performed on a Sutersville woman who was killed Monday evening in a one-vehicle crash…..Read More

Irwin man killed in 1-vehicle crash
(By Tribune-Review) An Irwin man died in a crash early Sunday in Hempfield, according to the Westmoreland County Coroner’s Office….Read More

Motorcyclist killed in crash with SUV
(By WTAE) LATROBE, Pa. —A motorcyclist was killed Friday afternoon in a crash with an SUV in Latrobe…..Read More

Greater Latrobe student killed in car crash
(By Renatta Signorini-Tribune-Review)A Greater Latrobe Area Senior High School sophomore killed Wednesday night in a car crash was remembered Thursday as a happy person….Read More

Burning car temporarily closes portion of Route 22 in Salem
(By Tribune-Review)No one was injured when a car caught fire on Route 22 West in Salem Township after it struck a tanker truck from behind about 11:50 a.m. Thursday…..Read More

Car, Tractor Trailer Collide In Westmoreland Co.
PITTSBURGH (By: KDKA) – Police are at the scene of a crash in Westmoreland County….Read More

Tractor-trailer, Norfolk Southern train crash in Westmoreland County
(By:Molly Born/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)–Westmoreland County public safety officials and hazardous-materials crews are on the scene of a crash between a tractor-trailer and a train in Salina, a village in Bell Township…Read More

Driver killed after crashing over bridge, falling 100 feet
(By:WPXI)–NEW STANTON, Pa.-— A driver was killed Tuesday morning after a car crashed off a bridge in Westmoreland County…Read More

Afternoon crash kills one person in Ligonier (By:Lexi Belcufine-Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)–A Ligonier man died in a single-car crash in Westmoreland County…Read More

2 seriously hurt in 3-car crash on Route 30 in Greensburg
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. (By:WPXI)– Two people were seriously hurt in a three-car crash in Westmoreland County Tuesday night….Read More

School bus involved in Westmoreland County crash
(By:Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)–An accident in Westmoreland County involving several vehicles and a school bus this morning left at least one person trapped and brought two medical helicopters to the scene….Read More

Crash kills Herminie teen
(By:Tribune Review)–A 17-year-old was killed early Thursday in a one-vehicle accident in New Stanton...Read More

Deer leaps through truck windshield, causing crash
(By:Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)–It could’ve been much worse, state Trooper Steve Limani said….Read More

Motorcyclist killed in crash with car in Westmoreland County
MOUNT PLEASANT TOWNSHIP, Pa. (By:WPXI) -— A motorcyclist was killed late Monday afternoon in a crash in Westmoreland County….Read More

Ligonier woman killed in one-car crash
(By: Tribune-Review) WESTMORELAND COUNTY,UNITY TOWNSHIP–Ligonier woman killed in one-car crash. A Ligonier Township woman died Thursday morning when she lost control of her vehicle on Youngstown Ridge Road in Unity and struck a large rock along the berm, authorities said.…Read More

One dead in Rostraver crash
(By:Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)–A Belle Vernon woman was killed after a crash this afternoon in Rostraver…Read More

Allegheny County police officer dies from crash injuries
(By:Karen Kane)–An Allegheny County police officer has died as a result of injuries he received when the motorcycle he was operating crashed into a deer Saturday in Westmoreland County…Read More

Man hurt in crash on Route 30 in Westmoreland County
HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WPXI)-— A man was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital early Wednesday morning after crashing his car on Route 30 in Westmoreland County….Read More

Hempfield Township woman killed in Washington Township car-truck accident
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP (By:Chuck Biedka)-— Police say a tanker truck apparently pulled into the path of a northbound car on Friday morning at Route 66 and Route 356, causing an accident in which a Hempfield woman was killed….Read More

Sutersville teen ‘truly sorry’ for crash that killed friend
(By:Paul Peirce)–A Sutersville teenager tearfully apologized on Thursday to the mother of a 16-year-old girl who died when his speeding car struck a tree in 2010.…Read More

Penn Borough woman killed in Westmoreland County crash
WESTMORELAND COUNTY (By:WPXI)–— A woman from Penn Borough died in a Westmoreland County crash over the weekend.…Read More

3 rescued after Turnpike crash
NEW STANTON, Pa.(WTAE)–Vehicle plunges from embankment. Three people were injured in a crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike on Friday evening….Read More

Five injured in Westmoreland County crash
(By Liz Navratil /Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)–Five people were injured when a car and a van collided in Westmoreland County this morning.…Read More

Infant, 3 adults hurt in Westmoreland County crash
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. (WPXI)-— Four people including an infant were hurt in a crash in Westmoreland County.…Read More

Two fatal crashes reported in Westmoreland County
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. (WTAE)- Two people died in car crashes in Westmoreland County…..Read More

Man, 18, Killed In Westmoreland County Accident
MURRYSVILLE (KDKA) – One person was killed in a Westmoreland County crash early Saturday morning….Read More

Car crashes into pole in Rostraver, splits in half
ROSTRAVER, Pa. (WTAE)–Rostraver crash splits car in half…..Read More

Murrysville crash sends 2 to hospital by helicopter
MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (WTAE)–Two people were flown to a hospital after a two-vehicle crash Friday morning in Murrysville…..Read More

Ambulance flips in Vandergrift
VANDERGRIFT, Pa. (WTAE)– Overnight rain and wet roads are believed to be responsible for a two-vehicle accident in which an ambulance overturned in Vandergrift.….Read More

Tractor rolls on man, catches fire in Donegal Township
DONEGAL TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WTAE)– A man died after a tractor rolled on top of him and caught on fire in Westmoreland County on Monday afternoon…..Read More

Man dead, wife hurt in Route 22 motorcycle crash
DERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WTAE)–A medical helicopter landed on Route 22 in Westmoreland County after a motorcycle crash killed a man and injured his wife on Sunday evening…..Read More

5 hurt in Route 22 crash in Murrysville
MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (WTAE)– Three vehicles were involved in a crash that sent five people to hospitals Tuesday morning in Murrysville, Westmoreland County…..Read More

Man, 70, dies when truck goes over hillside
UNITY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WTAE)– A 70-year-old man was killed when his truck went over a hillside in Unity Township, Westmoreland County, police said Tuesday night…..Read More

4 hospitalized after truck slams into tree
SEWICKLEY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WTAE)– Four people were flown to a hospital after a car crash in Westmoreland County early Sunday…..Read More

One dead in Armstrong County crash
(Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)–A woman died this morning in a crash involving a car and two coal trucks in Armstrong County….Read More


1 flown after Route 22 crash in Delmont
DELMONT, Pa. (WTAE)- Two cars were involved in a crash at Route 22 and Mark Drive in Delmont, Westmoreland County.…Read More


3 Children Injured In Ligonier School Bus Crash
LIGONIER (KDKA)–Three children were taken to the hospital after school bus crash in Westmoreland County. It happened this morning in Ligonier. The bus was turning left from Route 30 eastbound onto Main Street when it was hit by an oncoming car.…Read More


Child passenger hurt in Westmoreland County police chase
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. (WPXI)– Authorities in Westmoreland County said a child was a passenger in a car involved in a police chase Wednesday night. Investigators said the chase ended at the intersection of Locust Street and Leishman Avenue in New Kensington.….Read More


Head-on collision kills man in Oklahoma Borough
OKLAHOMA, Pa. (WTAE)– One person was killed when two pickup trucks collided Thursday night in Oklahoma, Westmoreland County…..Read More

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