Leonardtown, MD (August 7, 2023) – A fatal accident reported in the Leonardtown area on Saturday evening claimed one person’s life. The victim was identified as 24-year-old William Noah Friess of Leonardtown, Maryland.
The accident was reported to officials just after 4:30 p.m. on August 5.
According to reports from law enforcement, Friess was operating a 2007 Harley-Davidson Ultra Classic motorcycle while traveling south on Newtowne Neck Road. For unknown reasons, the vehicle collided with a 2006 Nissan Sentra in the area near Rosebank Road.
Friess was ejected from the vehicle. He suffered severe injuries and was rushed to St. Mary’s Hospital, where he passed away from his injuries.
The driver of the Nissan, identified as 49-year-old Enry David Aguilar Lemus of Hyattsville, Maryland, was transported to the same hospital for the treatment of injuries.
At this time, investigations into the crash are underway.
We hope Enry David Aguilar Lemus recovers quickly from their injuries.
We offer our sympathies to the family of William Noah Friess.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Maryland
Motorcycle crashes remain a significant concern across the United States, claiming the lives of over 5000 people across the country each year. Unfortunately, Maryland is no exception, witnessing nearly 100 tragic losses annually due to motorcycle accidents caused by negligent drivers. Several common contributing factors to fatal motorcycle wrecks in our state include drivers impaired by drugs or alcohol, reckless driving, speeding motorists, failure to check blind spots while changing lanes, and drivers who fail to yield to others sharing the road.
If your loved one has been a victim of a motorcycle accident, there may be legal avenues to support your family during this difficult time. While no amount of compensation can replace the lives that have been tragically lost, having the necessary financial resources to handle funeral arrangements, burial expenses, and other costs and losses can alleviate some of the burdens you're facing. A wrongful death lawyer in Leonardtown is ready to assist you in pursuing the maximum compensation available for your lawsuit.
At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., our highly experienced motorcycle accident lawyers have been advocating for victims and families who have suffered tragic losses due to the negligence of another driver in Leonardtown for decades. With an unmatched commitment and deep understanding of the law, we are passionately dedicated to helping those affected by fatal motorcycle accidents secure their rightful compensation through effective legal representation. If you have tragically lost a loved one in such an incident, reach out to our dedicated Maryland personal injury law firm today at 301-699-5800 or toll-free 877-677-1576 for a free consultation. We are fully committed to standing by your side every step of the way as we fight against injustice on your behalf.
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