Landover, MD (July 29, 2023) – A multi-vehicle accident was reported in the Landover area that claimed the life of a Landover woman.
According to reports from the Prince George’s County Police Department, 64-year-old Kerris Jennings was driving a vehicle on Landover Road. As the vehicle approached the intersection of Fire House Road, it was rear-ended. The incident caused a chain-reaction crash that involved a total of five vehicles.
Jennings was severely hurt in the crash. She was rushed to an area hospital, where she died from her injuries.
Several other people involved in the accident were injured. Multiple victims were rendered aid at the scene. Those who required further medical attention were transported to area hospitals.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We hope the injured victims make a timely recovery.
We offer our deepest condolences to the family of Kerris Jennings at this time.
Maryland Car Accidents
Each day in Maryland, over 300 individuals experience injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents. While many of these accidents could be prevented through responsible driving, numerous people suffer severe injuries due to the actions of others.
Reckless, negligent, and careless driving behaviors are all too common. Driving under the influence leads to thousands of accidents while running red lights, disregarding stop signs, and operating a vehicle while impaired by drugs or alcohol contribute to tens of thousands more.
Despite our own cautious and considerate driving, we cannot control the actions of others on the road. Consequently, numerous individuals bear the consequences of drivers who prioritize their own disregard for safety.
Fortunately, Maryland allows victims of crashes caused by reckless and negligent drivers to pursue personal injury claims against the responsible parties. By working with a , you can file a personal injury case and seek compensation for lost wages, vehicle repairs, and various other costs incurred by you and your family as a result of the crash.
If you have been in a car accident that was not your fault, Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., can provide the experienced legal assistance you need. Our Maryland personal injury law firm has decades of experience handling car crash cases from start to finish and will fearlessly fight for your rights. We are here to make sure that innocent victims receive the compensation and justice they deserve at no upfront cost. Just reach out to us by calling 301-699-5800 or toll-free at 877-677-1576 to schedule a free consultation today.
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