Bethesda, MD – Crash on Old Georgetown Rd near Beech Ave Leave Five Injured

by | Feb 15, 2022 | Recent News

Bethesda, MD (February 15, 2022) – Just before 4:45 in the evening on February 12, the Montgomery County Police Department was notified that a major collision on Old Georgetown Road required assistance.

The MCPD arrived at the scene with firefighters from the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Services and immediately closed off the intersection near Beech Avenue.

The police tended to victims in a white sedan and a dark-colored sedan that were both blocking the roadway.

Several people were provided medical care by the MCFRS EMS crews. Three people were transported to a local hospital with undisclosed injuries. Two others were admitted with critical injuries.

The crash remains under investigation by MCPD at this time.

Our thoughts are with the five people who were hurt as a result of this crash and we hope they make a fast recovery.

Car Accidents in Maryland

Bethesda, MD – Crash on Old Georgetown Rd near Beech Ave Leave Five InjuredIt can be incredibly challenging to deal with the consequences of a motor vehicle accident. In Maryland, nearly 10,000 people are forced to deal with mental and physical pain and suffering as a result of crashes.

When vehicles are speeding, the chances of suffering severe injuries are greatly increased. Unfortunately, many people who are hurt in auto wrecks in Maryland have to remain hospitalized for several days and go through extensive medical care. Some common injuries that crash victims incur in motor vehicle wrecks are:

  • Head and neck injuries that are incredibly painful
  • Traumatic brain injuries that result in balance issues, memory problems, and emotional instability
  • Spinal cord injuries are debilitating and often lead to paralysis
  • Broken bones that require surgery and extensive recoveries

These and other types of crash injuries can be incredibly painful. Many people have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on care. When you have injuries like traumatic brain injuries, the costs of care can exceed $100,000 in no time.

No one should have to cover significant medical expenses as a result of another driver’s recklessness. For this reason, victims hurt in crashes caused by others should reach out to a skilled and fearless Bethesda car accident lawyer promptly. A knowledgeable law firm will be able to fight on your behalf to ensure you get the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit.

Bethesda Personal Injury Lawyers

At Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC, our team works diligently to help victims hold negligent drivers accountable. Our Bethesda personal injury lawyers have more than half of a century of experience fighting to help innocent parties get the justice they deserve.

We go to the scene of each accident to gather evidence and build strong cases. We work with experts who can recreate the crash to show what took place, the speed of each vehicle, and various other details. We create solid legal claims for each of the clients that we use to negotiate on their behalf.

We fight for the maximum amount of compensation for our clients because they truly deserve it.

Contact our Maryland personal injury law firm today by calling 301-251-8776 to schedule a review with our lawyers so we can help you get justice.

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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