La Plata, MD (September 13, 2023) – A man was flown to a local hospital following a major crash that took place in La Plata on Monday morning, September 11.
The accident occurred just after 7:15 a.m.
According to reports provided by authorities, a motorcycle and one other vehicle collided on Port Tobacco Road near the Archbishop Neale School. The incident prompted officials to close down the roadway as they worked to remove the damaged vehicles and debris.
A helicopter from the Maryland State Police Aviation Command, Trooper 2 was called to the scene to transport a 38-year-old male victim to the University of Maryland Capital Region Trauma Center for emergency medical care.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured man is able to recover quickly.
Auto Accidents in Maryland
Motorcycle accidents are particularly devastating due to the fact that the victims are not protected during their accidents. As a result, motorcyclists are more likely to suffer significant trauma to the head, internal organ injuries, and even broken bones during their accidents.
Any serious accident can have a significant and overwhelming impact on the life of those involved. Regrettably, many motorcyclists have to go through significant medical treatment and spend weeks or even months out of work recovering from their injuries. The physical impact of crashes is only made worse by the financial and emotional toll that these accidents have.
After being hurt in an accident, you have the ability to pursue a claim for compensation against the responsible party. Some of the damages that you can recover include:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering
- Property damage
- Emotional distress
- Loss of consortium
Having a knowledgeable legal team by your side can make all of the difference when it comes to your ability to maximize your recovery. Your attorney will be able to build a case against the defendant and demand fair compensation for these and other damages. Your attorney will investigate the accident and gather all of the strongest evidence possible against the defendant to provide you with the best chance of holding them accountable. It is crucial that you seek guidance from a La Plata motorcycle accident lawyer right away to get started.
At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., our Maryland personal injury attorneys understand the importance of getting justice and are here to help ensure that you are able to hold the negligent party accountable for your pain and suffering and the damages that they have caused. With decades of combined experience fighting for clients injured due to others’ negligence or wrongful actions, our team is well-equipped to provide you with exceptional legal representation to ensure you are able to get the outcome you expect for your lawsuit. To get started on your case, reach out to our Maryland personal injury law firm by calling 301-699-5800 or 877-677-1576 today for a free consultation to discuss your rights in the options you have.
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.
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