Damascus, MD (February 27, 2022) – On Friday, February 25, the Montgomery County Police Department was requested to assist on-site at a crash that occurred on Ridge Road.
Preliminary reports surrounding the incident show that at around 4:40 p.m., a white sedan and a silver SUV were involved in a head-on crash on Ridge Road at the intersection of Kings Valley Road.
A total of three people were harmed in the crash. Two adult victims were evaluated and transported to hospitals in the area for the treatment of traumatic injuries.
A third victim, who has not been publicly identified, has passed away from the injuries suffered in the crash.
At this time, investigations regarding the incident are being conducted by the police in Montgomery County.
Our thoughts are with the two adult victims who suffered injuries as a result of this crash.
We would like to offer our deepest and most sincere condolences to the family of the person who has passed away as a result of this accident.
Fatal Car Accidents in Maryland
Accidents in the state of Maryland take the lives of hundreds of people each year. Although most drivers are careful and considerate of other motorists, we continue to see innocent people harmed due to the actions of others. We see many people injured or killed in crashes due to negligence.
Some of the most common actions leading to fatal collisions include:
- Driving while impaired by alcohol
- Driving under the influence of drugs
- Driving while texting or distracted by other means
- Drivers who fail to yield the right of way to other motorists
- Drivers who pass stop signs and red lights
Statistics show that more than 80% of all fatal crashes involve negligent or reckless actions. When victims are killed in these incidents, their families may be able to hold these wrongdoers accountable. A Damascus wrongful death lawyer is your best bet when it comes to seeking compensation and getting justice.
Damascus Wrongful Death Lawyers
For more than half of a century, the Damascus car accident lawyers at Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC have fought to help bereaved families get justice after losing loved ones in crashes. Our team has extensive knowledge and experience when it comes to handling wrongful death claims for clients in Montgomery County and across the entire state. We are committed to building strong cases, gathering evidence, and taking care of the legal work so families do not have to worry.
We stand by our clients’ sides from start until finish to ensure they have the best chances of getting justice after enduring the loss of a loved one.
Contact our Maryland personal injury lawyers today to schedule a free case review to discuss your loved one’s accidents with our team. Call 301-251-8776 now to get started.
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.