Frederick, MD (May 28, 2022) – One victim has lost their life as a result of a motorcycle accident in Frederick on Friday afternoon. At around 12:30 p.m., on May 27, the Maryland State Police and firefighters were dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Baker Valley Road.
Reports provided by Maryland State Police indicate that a motorcyclist was involved in a collision with a car on Baker Valley Road near the intersection of Fingerboard Road. The incident prompted the police and firefighters to close off a portion of the roadway as they worked to remove the vehicles and a breeze from the scene.
The motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries as a result of the accident. No other injuries were confirmed as a result of this crash.
At this time, the state police in Maryland are investigating the incident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the motorcyclist who had passed away as a result of this collision.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Maryland
Motorcycle crashes across the United States take the lives of more than 5000 people every year. Here in Maryland, we see some people lose their lives as a result of motorcycle accidents caused by negligent drivers. Some of the most common contributing factors to fatal motorcycle wrecks in our state include:
- drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol
- motorists who are speeding
- drivers who switch lanes without checking their blind spots
- drivers who are reckless
- drivers who failed to yield to other motorists sharing the road
If your loved one has died as a result of a motorcycle accident, there may be some legal options available to help your family move forward. Although compensation will never replace the lives of those taken away from us, having the financial resources needed to cover funeral arrangements, burial fees, and other expenses can help to reduce some of the stress you face. A wrongful death lawyer in Frederick can help you secure the maximum compensation available for your lawsuit.
For more than six and a half decades, the Frederick motorcycle accident attorneys at Greenblatt & Veliev, LLC have helped families across the state secure the compensation they need after enduring the loss of a loved one. Our lawyers can help you get justice.
We will take the legal work off your hand so you are able to focus on moving forward after enduring the unexpected and sudden loss of a loved one. We will fight to ensure you are able to get justice and hold the at-fault party to account. Our lawyers will take an aggressive approach toward protecting your legal rights to ensure you obtain the outcome you expect for your lawsuit.
If your loved one has died due to a motorcycle accident, contact our Maryland personal injury law firm to schedule a case evaluation at your earliest convenience by calling 301-251-8776.
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.