Rhodesdale, MD (December 1, 2023) – A man and woman lost their life as a result of a crash that occurred in Dorchester County on Wednesday morning. At around 1:00 a.m. on November 29, the Maryland State Police responded to the site of a crash on Eldorado Road.
Reports provided by local news sources show that a tractor-trailer was heading north through the intersection of Eldorado Road and Dog Kennel Road when it collided with a Chevrolet. The incident blocked the roadway, causing moderate delays throughout the area. Police and firefighters closed off a large portion of the roadway while assisting.
Two people in the Chevrolet, identified as 47-year-old Johnnie Wright Jr., and 47-year-old Michelle Wright, were both fatally injured. The two victims were pronounced deceased on-site. No other injuries were reported. At this time, investigations into the crash are underway.
We offer our sympathies to the families of Johnnie Wright Jr. and Michelle Wright.
Auto Accidents in Maryland
Car accidents in Maryland can be quite devastating. Unfortunately, more than 110,000 accidents are reported annually. These accidents take the lives of hundreds of victims while leaving tens of thousands more with serious injuries that affect their lives indefinitely.
After being hurt in a car crash, many victims have to go through intensive medical treatment. Victims often have to go through therapy, rehabilitation, and other long-term care.
Unfortunately, the physical and emotional consequences of crashes are just part of the devastating aftermath. It is all too common for victims to suffer significant financial burdens that impact their ability to pay their bills and take care of their families. Unfortunately, many victims are unable to work to earn income while being forced to deal with tens of thousands of dollars in medical care.
In Maryland, victims have the ability to file personal injury claims to recover compensation for these and other damages. Seeking representation from a as soon as possible is crucial in protecting your rights and pursuing the compensation you deserve. With their experience and knowledge of the legal system, they can guide you through the complex process of filing a claim and fighting for maximum compensation for your losses and damages.
At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., we understand the hardships and challenges that follow a car accident. That's why our dedicated team of personal injury lawyers is committed to fighting for your rights and ensuring you receive the compensation you deserve. With our decades of combined experience in handling crash cases for victims across Maryland, we have the knowledge and skills to navigate through any legal complexities on your behalf. Don't hesitate to reach out to us for a free consultation today by calling 301-699-5800 or 877-677-1576 so that our team can help you get back on track after an unfortunate accident.
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