Aspen Hill, MD (May 21, 2022) – One person was left with significant injuries as a result of a bicycle accident in the Aspen Hill area on Friday afternoon. Just after 1:20 p.m., on May 20, the Montgomery County Police Department and the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Services were dispatched with medical personnel to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Norbeck Road.
Reports provided by MC PD indicate that a bicyclist was traveling in the area of Norbeck Road and Georgia Avenue during the afternoon hours. For unknown reasons, the adult bicyclist was struck by a vehicle.
The victim suffered from traumatic injuries as a result of the accident. EMS with the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Services transported the victim to a local hospital where they underwent emergency medical care.
At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the bicyclist who suffered injuries due to this collision. We hope they have a full and timely recovery.
Bicycle Accidents in Maryland
Each year, over 3000 pedestrians are injured in automobile accidents across the state of Maryland. In many instances, bicyclists are harmed in these accidents. When people are struck by reckless and negligent drivers, they are often left with serious injuries that demand emergency medical care.
Many bicyclists suffer from traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and broken bones. Even when writers have helmets on they are at an increased risk of suffering severe and life-altering injuries.
When people on bicycles suffer severe injuries and accidents, due to the negligence of others, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. Working with a bicycle accident lawyer in Aspen Hill can make a big difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice.
The Aspen Hill personal injury lawyers at Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC have more than 6 ½ decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims across the state of Maryland who have been injured in accidents due to the negligence of others.
Our lawyers will help you secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your legal claim. We will fight to make sure you get every dollar you need for medical expenses, lost earnings, and more. We will fiercely fight to protect your legal rights both inside and outside of the courtroom. If you have been injured as a result of a bicycle accident in Maryland, you must act quickly to protect your legal rights.
Our Maryland personal injury law firm can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case and get started on fighting to protect your legal rights. Contact our team today by calling 301-251-8776. We can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and 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.