Bethesda, MD – Multi-Vehicle Wreck on I-270 near I-495 & Old Georgetown Rd Results in Injuries
Bethesda, MD (April 27, 2022) – A crash involving several vehicles caused injuries and delays in the Bethesda area on Tuesday afternoon, April 26. Just after 3:45 p.m., the Montgomery County Police Department was dispatched to an auto wreck on the northbound side of Interstate 270.
Officers with the Montgomery County Police Department report that several vehicles, including one semi-truck, collided on Interstate 270. The wreck caused delays between Interstate 495 and Old Georgetown Road.
Multiple vehicles blocked the roadway and caused delays throughout the area. The Montgomery County Fire & Rescue assisted the police in clearing the scene.
Medical personnel with MCFRS treated victims and provided them with transportation to local hospitals, where they underwent further medical care for undisclosed injuries.
The MCPD is conducting a thorough investigation into this crash.
We hope the injured parties from this accident recover quickly and fully from their injuries.
Car Accidents in MarylandEach year, more than a million motor vehicle accidents take place in the United States. Crashes in the state of Maryland alone leave more than 120,000 people injured. Accidents that involve semi-trucks and more likely to result in severe and life-threatening injuries for those involved. When fully loaded, a semi-truck can weigh upwards of 80,000 lb. When these vehicles are speeding, it can have deadly consequences for others sharing the road.
Here in Maryland, we see thousands of people left with severe spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, and other life-altering injuries due to truck accidents.
When people suffer severe injuries in accidents, they often have to undergo extensive medical care. Many people have to spend several days or even weeks in area hospitals and recover from their injuries. Given the severity of truck accidents, these victims often have to spend months in therapy and various other treatments. If you have been injured as a result of a truck accident in Maryland, you must reach out to a skilled law firm as soon as possible.
Our Bethesda truck accident attorneys can help you protect your legal rights and secure financial compensation that you can use to help alleviate some of the expenses you face moving forward.
Bethesda Personal Injury LawyersFor more than half a century, our Bethesda personal injury lawyers at Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC have worked diligently to help people across Maryland to protect their legal rights. We fight to help injured victims who have been harmed by the negligent actions of others. We are committed to helping each client we represent to obtain the maximum amount of compensation available for their lawsuit.
Our lawyers have extensive knowledge of personal injury laws in the state of Maryland. This as well as our fierce attitude allows us to fearlessly negotiate full and timely compensation on behalf of our clients. We also are committed to providing the most knowledgeable and effective representation in the courtroom to help our clients prevail.
If you were hurt in a truck accident, you should reach out to our Maryland law firm as soon as possible. Our lawyers are available by calling 301-251-8776 to schedule a case evaluation at your earliest convenience.
Note: Our writers used secondary sources when writing this accident news post. These sources include but are not limited to local news sources, local and state police reports, social media posts, and eyewitness accounts about accidents that take place in and around Maryland. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if you find any information that is not correct, please contact Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC immediately so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request.
Disclaimer: We hope that our readers will slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle in an effort to reduce accidents in Maryland. This post is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at this accident scene.