Lexington Park, MD (August 4, 2023) – The Police in Lexington Park confirmed that a motorcyclist lost their life as a result of an automobile accident that occurred during the evening hours on Thursday, August 3.

Just before 5:00 p.m., authorities were dispatched to the scene of an accident on Three Notch Road.

Reports from the police show that a 2023 Kawasaki ZX636 motorcycle and a 2012 Ford Explorer were on the roadway near Thames Avenue, blocking the road. Reports indicate that the driver of the Ford attempted to make a U-turn on the road. The driver of the vehicle failed to yield the right of way to the motorcyclist, which resulted in the two vehicles colliding.

The motorcyclist was severely injured and pronounced deceased at the scene. The victim was identified as 28-year-old Jake Alexander Garrett.

The driver of the Ford, identified as 38-year-old Christine Elizabeth Bowling, was not injured in the crash.

At this time, investigations are underway.

We offer our condolences to the family of Jake Alexander Garrett.

Maryland Auto Accidents

Lexington Park, MD – Motorcyclist Loses Life in Car Crash on Three Notch Rd near Thames AveMotor vehicle accidents are traumatic events that can have a devastating impact on individuals. Unfortunately, hundreds of thousands of people are involved in accidents across our state each year. When severe injuries occur, immediate medical care becomes a necessity. The process of undergoing emergency surgery takes a toll on both the mental and physical well-being of the injured party. Regrettably, the consequences of crashes extend beyond the immediate medical needs, as the financial burdens resulting from these accidents can be overwhelming.

Preparing for the aftermath of a collision is nearly impossible due to its unpredictable nature. The sudden and unexpected nature of accidents leaves victims unprepared for the physical and emotional toll. In our state, we witness numerous individuals enduring severe injuries, such as broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, and spinal cord injuries, following these devastating incidents. Regrettably, many victims end up losing their lives as a result of accidents that take place.

Fortunately, families who lose loved ones in crashes caused by negligent drivers in these accidents have legal options to aid their recovery. Seeking the guidance of a knowledgeable car accident lawyer in Maryland significantly increases the likelihood of obtaining justice. Filing a wrongful death claim provides families with an opportunity to secure financial compensation to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and other related costs, helping victims rebuild their lives.

If you have lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident due to the negligent acts of another driver, you deserve justice. At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum P.A., our experienced legal team can help fight for the compensation and justice that you deserve. Our fearless and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys will meet with you for a free consultation to assess your case and ensure that we are doing everything possible to get the best outcome. Reach out to our personal injury lawyers in Maryland today by calling 301-699-5800 or toll-free at 877-677-1576 so we can start fighting for justice right away.

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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