Bowie, MD (October 1, 2023) – Four people lost their lives as a result of a major motor vehicle accident that occurred in the Bowie area on Friday evening, September 29.
At around 7:30 p.m., the Prince George’s County Fire Department and area police were called to the scene of a crash on Woodmore Road.
According to investigations from the Prince George’s County Police Department, a collision occurred in the 12,700 block of Woodmore Road during the evening hours. The impact of the crash caused one vehicle to leave the roadway and strike a tree before catching on fire.
Four people involved in the crash were fatally injured. All four victims were pronounced deceased at the scene.
Authorities closed down the Woodmore Road between Waterford Mill Road in pleasant prospect as they worked to investigate. The roadway was reopened at approximately 546 a.m. Investigations are currently ongoing.
We offer our condolences to the families of the four people who died in this crash.
Fatal Car Accidents in Maryland
Fatal accidents in Maryland take the lives of hundreds of people annually. Far too often, these accidents are a result of drivers who are reckless and negligent. The sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one can have an overwhelming impact on your family. Quite often, families are forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral arrangements, burial expenses, and more. Unfortunately, the loss of a loved one can also mean that your family will be deprived of a source of income that you have grown to depend on.
After experiencing the loss of a loved one, it is important that you take the steps necessary to get justice and hold the responsible party accountable. Filing a wrongful death claim can provide you with much-needed relief and financial resources to move forward. A Bowie wrongful death lawyer will be able to help you file your claim against the responsible party. Your attorney will investigate the accident and gather evidence for you. It is important that you act quickly to protect your rights. Waiting could result in the loss of evidence and it could prevent you from getting the maximum amount of compensation possible for your legal claim.
At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., we are dedicated to helping individuals who have lost loved ones in motor vehicle accidents receive the justice and compensation they deserve. Our knowledgeable personal injury attorneys are committed to fighting for your rights and holding those responsible accountable for their actions. We understand the challenges you may face after the loss of a loved one due to an accident and are here to support you every step of the way. If you or a loved one has been injured in a motor vehicle accident, contact our Maryland law firm today by calling 301-699-5800 or 877-677-1576 for a free consultation. Let our dedicated legal team help you protect your legal rights and get justice.
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