Silver Spring, MD – Pedestrian Injured in Car Crash on Lockwood Dr near Heather Hollow Circle
Silver Spring, MD (June 27, 2022) – One person was transported to an area hospital for the treatment of injuries following a pedestrian accident reported in Silver Spring on Sunday morning. Just before 10 a.m., on June 26, emergency crews were dispatched to the site of an auto accident on Lockwood Drive.
Reports provided by the police show that a pedestrian was traveling in the 11,400 block of Lockwood Drive during the morning hours. For unknown reasons, they were struck by a vehicle near Heather Hollow Circle.
The pedestrian sustained injuries as a result of the crash. Emergency medical services with the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Services rendered aid to the victim. The injured pedestrian was then transported to a local hospital for further care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in MarylandMotor vehicle accidents in the state of Maryland leave more than 100,000 people with injuries every single year. These crashes are often caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions while operating their vehicles. We see many people suffer significant injuries as a result of drivers who are speeding, failure to yield to others, and are distracted by their cell phones.
People who are involved in these accidents are often left with significant injuries that negatively affect their health and well-being. Some of the most common injuries suffered by accident victims include:
- Spinal cord injuries that lead to paralysis
- Broken bones that require surgery and rehabilitation
- Traumatic brain injuries that require extensive medical treatment and result in the loss of balance and memory problems
For more than six and a half decades, our Silver Spring personal injury lawyers at Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC, are deeply committed to providing the most aggressive and knowledgeable legal representation possible for our clients. Our lawyers will help you build the strongest personal injury case possible to present your evidence and to help you get justice.
Our lawyers will stand by your side throughout the entire legal process and fight to ensure you are able to get justice and collect the maximum amount of compensation available for lost wages, vehicle repairs, and various other financial burdens you face as a result of your accident. If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, you must reach out to our Maryland personal injury law firm right away. Our lawyers are available by calling 301-251-8776 at your earliest convenience to discuss your case in the legal options available for you.
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.