Prince George’s County, MD (September 20, 2023) – One person was transported to a local hospital with injuries following a truck accident that took place in Prince George’s County on Tuesday morning, September 19.
At around 4:55 a.m., the Maryland State Highway Administration reported that an automobile accident occurred on US Highway 50.
According to law enforcement, a tractor-trailer and a second vehicle collided on US Highway 50 in the area near Maryland Route 197. The impact of the crash caused the truck to overturn near exit 11, causing some delays in the area.
One person was injured due to the accident. Emergency officials responded to block the roadway as medical personnel tended to the victim. The injured party was transported to a local hospital for further care.
The crash is being investigated.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly.
Truck crashes can be incredibly devastating. Unfortunately, tens of thousands of people in Maryland are left with severe injuries as a result of automobile accidents that take place every year.
There are countless cases where people suffer injuries that demand emergency medical attention. Trauma to the head, internal organ injuries, and even severe compound fractures can be devastating. Unfortunately, we see countless people forced out of work and forced into local hospitals for several days or even weeks.
After a vehicle collision takes place, victims often have to go through extensive medical treatment and even long-term care, such as therapy and rehabilitation. When victims are harmed as a result of negligent drivers, they are often able to take legal action against them. This type of legal action can provide financial relief for some of the losses that victims face throughout the recovery process.
Working with a tractor-trailer accident lawyer can provide your family with the best chance of protecting your rights and getting justice. A skilled legal team will be able to conduct an investigation and determine all of the factors that contributed to the accident. They will determine whether a truck driver was negligent, a trucking company did not properly vet a driver, or even if the maintenance company failed to maintain the vehicle correctly. After the investigation, the attorney will pursue legal action against all of those who are responsible and demand compensation.
At Burg Simpson, we are passionate about helping victims of truck accidents get the justice they deserve. Our team of experienced attorneys and legal advocates understands how difficult navigating a truck accident claim can be. With our assistance, you can rest assured that your case will be handled confidently and professionally to ensure that you receive the compensation you need and deserve. We have helped clients recover more than $2 billion in damages and will do everything in our power to help you maximize your recovery. If you have been injured in a truck accident, contact our law firm today for a free consultation at (888) 895-2080 so that our fearless personal injury lawyers can help fight for your rights and secure the justice that is rightfully yours.
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