Ocean City, MD (July 27, 2023) – At around 6:50 p.m. on July 25, the Ocean City Police Department and area firefighters were called to the site of an automobile accident in the Ocean City area.
Reports from the police show that multiple vehicles collided on 133rd Street in the area of Coastal Highway. The incident prompted the police and the Ocean City Fire Department firefighters to close off several lanes of the road.
Reports show that a pedestrian may have been struck during the incident as well.
Injuries were confirmed in the crash. Multiple emergency medical services personnel responded to the site of the accident to assist. Injured parties were transported to area hospitals, where they underwent further medical care.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope those harmed in this crash are able to recover quickly. Our thoughts go out to the injured parties and their families.
Car Accidents in Maryland
On a weekly basis, the state of Maryland witnesses over 2,000 individuals falling victim to crashes, resulting in mental and physical pain and suffering. This alarming statistic accumulates in more than 120,000 people affected by crashes each year. Shockingly, driver actions are responsible for more than 94% of these incidents. Innocent drivers, passengers, and other people sharing the road often find themselves injured due to the following actions by negligent drivers:
- Disregarding traffic signals and colliding with other vehicles
- Failing to yield the right of way at intersections
- Operating vehicles while impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Engaging in distractions caused by radios, phones, objects, or people
These actions, among others, continue to inflict harm on unsuspecting individuals daily. Disturbingly, more than 300 people require transportation to local hospitals every day due to crash-related injuries.
When individuals suffer injuries in motor vehicle accidents caused by driver negligence, recklessness, or malicious acts, they have the right to seek legal recourse. Consulting with a becomes crucial in pursuing a personal injury claim against the responsible driver. By enlisting the assistance of a knowledgeable and skilled attorney, you increase your chances of securing the compensation necessary to cover the costs you face as a result of the accident. This can include medical costs, vehicle repair expenses, lost earning capacity, and more.
Our skilled and dedicated Maryland personal injury lawyers at Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., take great pride in our proven history of success when it comes to litigating complex personal injury claims for clients across Maryland. With decades of experience and success handling crash cases just like yours from start to finish, our team of experienced attorneys can help make sure that you get the justice and compensation you deserve. Contact us today at 301-699-5800 or toll-free at 877-677-1576 to schedule a free consultation and let us fight for you.
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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