Olney, MD (November 9, 2023) – A traffic collision reported in the only area prompted the response of the police and firefighters, according to local news sources. The accident occurred at around 8:15 p.m. on November 7.
According to reports provided by the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Services, a light colored sedan and a pickup truck collided on Laytonsville Road at the intersection of Bowie Mill Road. The impact of the crash caused the pickup truck to overturn income to rest on its side.
Emergency medical services responded to care for the injured victims. At least one person was transported to a local hospital for emergency care.
The Montgomery County Police Department is investigating the incident.
Our thoughts go out to those harmed as a result of this crash.
Car Accidents in Maryland
Motor vehicle accidents have the capability of completely destroying the lives of those involved. The unfortunate truth is that is very common for individuals to suffer severe trauma to the head, internal organ injuries, and spinal cord injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents. Regrettably, more than 110,000 accidents take place right here in Maryland every year.
After being hurt in an accident, victims often have to go through extensive medical treatment. It is incredibly common for victims to have to spend several days or even weeks in hospitals. In severe cases, victims may have to go through months of therapy and rehabilitation. Unfortunately, there are many cases where people are left completely disabled as a result of their accidents and unable to work ever again.
If you have been hurt as a result of an automobile accident, you may have legal options that can help you move forward. In order to recover compensation when filing a personal injury claim, you must be able to demonstrate negligence. This can include showing that another driver was speeding, impaired, or negligent. It is important to know that Maryland follows a contributory negligence law when it comes to personal injury claims.
This law will bar you from collecting any compensation for your damages if you have contributed even one percent to the accident. This makes it critical to seek legal representation from a Maryland car accident lawyer right away. Your attorney will be able to prove that the defendant is at fault for your losses and damages so you are able to recover.
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