Solomons, MD (October 27, 2023) – Two victims were flown to local hospitals for emergency care following a major crash that took place in St. Mary’s County on Wednesday afternoon.
The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and firefighters were called to the scene of the crash at around 3:30 p.m. on October 25.
According to reports provided by law enforcement, a head-on collision took place on the Thomas Johnson Bridge in Solomons during the afternoon hours. The involved vehicles both sustained significant front-end damage as a result of the crash.
Multiple people were trapped in the vehicles and had to be extricated. Two people were severely hurt in the accident. The two victims, identified as male patients, were transported by two MEDEVAC helicopters. One victim, a 59-year-old male, was transported to MedStar Washington Hospital Center for emergency treatment. The second victim, a 32-year-old male, was transported to George Washington University Hospital.
The incident is currently being investigated.
We hope the two men hurt in this crash recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Maryland
Being involved in an accident can be quite devastating. Many victims find it incredibly hard to deal with painful physical and emotional injuries. Unfortunately, it is all too common to see victims left with serious injuries as a result of collisions that occur in our state. Every year, more than 110,000 people are involved in automobile accidents. Many of these victims are left with serious injuries that affect their lives forever.
Unfortunately, being involved in a car crash can force you into an area hospital where you have to go through extensive medical treatment. Dealing with the medical costs while being unable to work can be quite challenging.
If you have sustained injuries in an accident due to the negligence of another driver, there are potential legal options available to help you move forward. It is important that you seek guidance from a car accident lawyer in Maryland right away. This will enable you to initiate a claim for compensation against the person who is responsible. This claim can help you recover various damages, including:
- Lost income
- Medical expenses
- Physical and emotional distress
- Reduced earning capacity, especially if the accident has left you with permanent disabilities
- Diminished quality of life
Having a skilled legal team by your side can significantly increase your ability to secure the maximum available compensation for your losses and damages. Your attorney will be able to build a case on your behalf and fight for fair compensation as you focus on overcoming your injuries and getting the medical care you need.
When it comes to navigating the legal system after a car accident, having a reliable and experienced lawyer by your side is crucial. At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., we have the experience and dedication to fight for justice on your behalf. Our team will guide you through every step of the process and work tirelessly to ensure that you receive the best possible outcome. Don't hesitate to reach out today for a free consultation so we can help you get the compensation and closure you deserve after an unfortunate accident. Give our Maryland personal injury law firm a call at 301-699-5800 or toll-free at 877-677-1576, and let our firm be there for you in this difficult time.
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