Waldorf, MD (September 5, 2023) – A major motor vehicle collision reported in the Waldorf area on Sunday evening resulted in injuries.
At around 9:07 p.m. on September 3, the police and multiple firefighters responded to the scene of a crash on Crain Highway.
Investigative reports indicate that two vehicles collided on the roadway near Acton Lane. The incident caused severe disruptions in the area.
Authorities arrived at the scene and located multiple victims who were injured. A MEDEVAC helicopter was requested to transport a 4-year-old male to a local hospital for emergency treatment of head injuries. An ambulance responded to transport three pediatric patients, who were identified as a 14-year-old female, a 5-year-old male, and a 2-year-old male. The three victims were transported to UM Charles Regional Medical Center.
A second ambulance responded to transport one adult victim to UM Charles Regional Medical Center for emergency treatment.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope all of the victims injured in this accident recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Maryland
A motor vehicle collision can change your life instantly. Unfortunately, more than 110,000 accidents are reported every year in Maryland. These accidents leave tens of thousands of people with injuries that affect their lives indefinitely. Countless victims suffer significant injuries that require immediate medical care. Some of the most common injuries reported in car crashes include:
- Seatbelt injuries
- Sprains and strains
- Herniated discs
- Cuts and lacerations
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Internal bleeding
Unfortunately, suffering from any type of injury can require extensive medical treatment and have a significant impact on your life for several weeks or even months following your crash. In cases where victims suffer spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and even the loss of limbs, the impacts can be lifelong.
Trying to overcome the overwhelming impact of motor vehicle accidents can be quite challenging. For this reason, injured victims have the ability to seek compensation by filing a personal injury claim against the responsible party. Seeking guidance from a Waldorf car accident lawyer can help to ensure you have the best chance of maximizing your financial recovery. After being hurt in an accident, you can seek compensation for various damages. These include:
- Medical expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Property damage
- Lost wages
- Emotional distress
- Rehabilitation costs
- Loss of consortium
It is important that you take legal action right away to ensure you are able to maximize your financial recovery.
At Meyers, Rodbell & Rosenbaum, P.A., our Maryland personal injury lawyers are here to provide the best legal representation for those who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. Our experienced team of attorneys is committed to helping you recover your rightful compensation and protecting your rights so that justice may be served. We understand how important your case is, and we are determined to help get you the compensation that you deserve after an accident or injury. If you have been hurt due to a car crash, contact our law firm today for a free consultation by calling 301-699-5800 or 877-677-1576.
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