Aspen Hill, MD – Multiple Victims Hurt in Crash on MD-97 near Hewitt Ave

by | Mar 24, 2022 | Recent News

Aspen Hill, MD (March 24, 2022) – A critical injury crash was reported in Aspen Hill (Montgomery County) on Wednesday afternoon. Several victims were left injured.

According to statements provided by the Montgomery County Police Department, a crash between an unknown number of vehicles prompted the response of several emergency rescue workers. The crash, which occurred on Maryland State Route 97 (Georgia Avenue) near Hewitt Avenue in Aspen Hill, caused significant delays in the area around 10 a.m., on March 23.

One person was left critically injured from the crash. Multiple victims were transported by Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Services EMS to local hospitals for emergency care.

The Montgomery County Police Department is conducting a crash investigation at this time.

Our thoughts are with everyone who was left with injuries as a result of this crash.

Car Accidents in Maryland

Aspen Hill, MD – Multiple Victims Hurt in Crash on MD-97 near Hewitt AveEvery week, more than 2,000 people are hurt in crashes throughout the state of Maryland. These incidents add up to more than 120,000 people every year being harmed in crashes. More than 94% of crashes are caused by driver actions. We see many innocent drivers, passengers, and other travelers hurt in crashes caused by drivers who:

  • Run red lights and strike other vehicles
  • Fail to yield the right of way to other vehicles at intersections
  • Operate their vehicles while under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Operate their vehicles while distracted by radios, phones, objects, or people

These actions, as well as many others, continue to cause harm to innocent people every day. In fact, more than 300 people are transported to area hospitals daily due to injuries sustained in crashes.

When people are hurt in motor vehicle accidents resulting from driver negligence, recklessness, or other malicious acts, they may be able to take legal action against wrongdoers.

A car accident lawyer in Aspen Hill can help you file a personal injury claim against a negligent driver after your accident. Seeking assistance from an attorney in Aspen Hill who is knowledgeable and skilled in handling legal claims is your best bet when it comes to securing compensation that you can use for the costs you face.

Aspen Hill Personal Injury Lawyers

With over 65-years of experience helping victims across Montgomery County, victims can rest assured knowing their legal rights are protected while working with Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC. Our Aspen Hill personal injury attorneys are dedicated to helping people who are hurt in crashes file successful legal claims against negligent drivers. Not only do we fight to get justice for our clients, but we are dedicated to building stronger and safer communities for them by holding reckless parties to account.

Our Maryland personal injury law firm is open to meeting with you at your earliest convenience. You can contact our team by calling 301-251-8776 to schedule a case review with our attorneys to discuss your legal case and how we can help you get the justice and the compensation you need.

NoteOur 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.

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