Baltimore, MD (July 9, 2023) – A car crash was reported in the Midtown-Edmonson area that left a young child pedestrian injured.

At around 4:40 p.m. on July 7, the Baltimore Police Department was dispatched to the scene of a crash that occurred on North Bentalou Street.

Reports show that a 10-year-old child was struck by a vehicle on the roadway near the intersection with West Lafayette Avenue.

The child was injured in the crash. EMS responded to care for the injured victim and transported them to a local hospital.

At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are being investigated.

We hope the young child is able to recover quickly.

Pedestrian Accidents in Maryland

Baltimore, MD – Child Injured in Pedestrian Crash at N Bentalou St & W Lafayette AveEvery year in Maryland, an average of 3,000 individuals fall victim to pedestrian crashes, suffering from injuries that can be life-altering. Despite the implementation of various laws to prevent such incidents, reckless and negligent behavior by drivers persists, leading to devastating collisions.

Pedestrians involved in these accidents face severe consequences, severe neck injuries, trauma to the head, spinal cord injuries, internal organ damage, traumatic brain, and more. In many cases, victims have to go through extensive medical treatment following their accidents. Not only is medical care extremely time-consuming, but it is incredibly costly. Victims can expect to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical care for their injuries. In severe cases, costs can exceed $100,000.

Fortunately, pedestrians affected by crashes caused by negligent drivers have legal recourse available to them. It is crucial to seek the guidance of a pedestrian accident lawyer in Baltimore who can fight for justice on your behalf, navigate the legal process, and pursue fair compensation. By seeking the guidance of a skilled and knowledgeable legal team as soon as possible, you can protect your rights, take appropriate legal action, and secure the financial resources needed to cover medical expenses, lost income, and more.

At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, we understand the challenges and uncertainties faced by accident victims. That's why our team of experienced personal injury attorneys is dedicated to providing comprehensive legal support throughout your recovery. We are committed to protecting your rights and ensuring you receive the representation and compensation you deserve under Maryland law. Contact our dedicated legal team today for a free consultation at 301-699-5800 or 877-677-1576.

Note: This article was written utilizing a variety of outside resources, such as news reports and eyewitness testimony. Our writing team has not independently verified any of the information regarding this accident. If you locate any information about this accident that is not correct, please contact Meyers, Rodbell, & Rosenbaum. PA right away so that we can correct the inaccuracies and update the post with the correct information. 

Disclaimer:  This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in this post is meant to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident of this accident. 

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