Frederick County, MD (July 16, 2023) – Two people were left with significant injuries following a major motor vehicle accident that took place in Frederick County on Friday afternoon, July 14.
At around 1:30 p.m., troopers with the Maryland state police out of Frederick Barrick were dispatched to the scene of an automobile accident on Interstate 70. Reports show that a collision took place on the interstate near mile marker 65. As a result of the collision, a Ford Explorer went off the roadway and struck an embankment.
The impact of the collision caused the vehicle to overturn, trapping a total of six people inside.
Multiple firefighters rushed to the scene of the accident to assist. All of the victims were extricated from the vehicle.
A medical helicopter was requested at the scene to transport two victims to nearby medical facilities for emergency treatment. A child was transported by ambulance to a local hospital for further care.
The accident is being investigated by the police at this time.
We hope all of the people who were injured as a result of this accident recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Maryland
Every day in Maryland, emergency crews respond to over 300 motor vehicle accidents, resulting in tens of thousands of people suffering serious injuries each year. Victims of auto accidents often require extensive medical care, with common injuries including spinal cord injuries, broken bones, internal organ injuries, paralysis, traumatic brain injuries, loss of limbs, and severe cuts and abrasions.
These injuries often require emergency surgery and months of therapy and rehabilitation, leaving some victims permanently disabled and unable to return to work. The unfortunate truth is that coping with the aftermath of a crash can be overwhelmingly challenging. Many victims are forced to deal with painful physical and emotional injuries. To make the situation even more difficult, victims often face significant financial burdens related to lost earnings, medical costs, and vehicle repair expenses.
When victims are harmed in accidents caused by the actions of other drivers, they may have the opportunity to pursue legal action against them. In these cases, a can offer highly effective and knowledgeable representation. Our lawyers are dedicated to fighting for each individual we work with, aiming to maximize the financial compensation they receive to cover their damages.
At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., we understand how difficult it can be to move forward after being injured in an accident. Our team of seasoned Maryland personal injury lawyers has decades of experience litigating personal injury cases, and they are well-equipped to easily handle even the most complex of situations. Give us a call today to schedule a free consultation so that we can help you get justice and fair compensation for your injuries. Call our Maryland personal injury law firm at 301-699-5800 or toll-free at 877-677-1576 so we can get started on your case immediately.
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