Leonardtown, MD (November 16, 2023) – A 26-year-old man incurred serious injuries following a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Monday in Leonardtown. At approximately 8:30 a.m. on November 13, the police and firefighters were called to the scene of a crash on Point Lookout Road.
Police records indicate that two vehicles were involved in a T-bone accident on Point Lookout Road near Leonardtown High School. Upon arriving at the scene, emergency crews located both of the damaged vehicles in the middle of the roadway with multiple people inside.
Paramedics were called to the scene to provide medical aid to victims who were injured. One victim suffered injuries that warranted further medical care. The victim was briefly treated at the scene by responding paramedics and airlifted by MEDEVAC to UM Capital Region Trauma Center for emergency treatment. The incident is being investigated.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly.
Car Accidents in Maryland
Crashes are a daily occurrence in the state of Maryland. Annually, these incidents add up to more than 110,000 people being injured on our roadways. Quite often, victims suffer injuries that require emergency medical care. Dealing with a painful spinal cord injury, a brain injury, or a broken leg can be quite challenging. Unfortunately, these are just some of the serious injuries that affect the lives of innocent people across our state every year.
After being hurt in a car crash, injured parties have the ability to take legal action. Filing a personal injury claim can provide you with much-needed financial relief during this difficult time. In order to have a successful personal injury claim, you must be able to demonstrate negligence. Due to our state’s contributory negligence laws, you must be able to demonstrate that the defendant was 100 percent at fault for your accident. If you are deemed to be even one percent responsible for the collision, you are barred from being able to recover any money.
For this reason, it is in your best interest to hire a Maryland car accident lawyer to represent you throughout the duration of your claim. Your attorney will be able to build a case against the defendant and provide you with all of the evidence needed to prove your case against them.
At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, our car accident lawyers are fully dedicated to fighting for your rights and securing the compensation and justice you deserve. Our extensive experience in handling similar cases has equipped us with the expertise to navigate you through every stage of the legal process. We will leave no stone unturned in our pursuit of justice and safeguarding your rights. Contact our Maryland personal injury law firm today at 301-699-5800 or toll-free at 877-677-1576 for a free consultation. Let us guide you toward achieving a successful outcome. Our team is here to provide dedicated legal support during this challenging time.
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