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Driver's negligence leads to another fatal Maryland crash

You can simply never tell when disaster will strike in Prince George's County, Maryland; when you will quickly need the services of a personal injury lawyer. Motor vehicle accidents are oftentimes caused by driver's negligence or that will quickly mandate the use of a talented, capable personal injury lawyer to ensure that justice is served.

Recently, one notable example of such an event took place in Prince George's County. It appears that driver's negligence could have played a key role in a motor vehicle accident that took the life of a 51-year-old Laurel woman. According to preliminary reports, the motor vehicle crash occurred when the woman in question veered into an adjacent vehicle. The woman's SUV struck the second vehicle driven, a Ford F-150, with such force that it sent the pick-up into a tree. The pick-up was driven by a 68-year-old man. The woman's vehicle stopped on the road. As a result of the motor vehicle accident, the woman was pronounced dead at the scene, and the man was airlifted to a nearby hospital.

Officers do believe that speed played an integral part in the crash. Reports do not indicate if there were other factors such as underlying health issues or even inattentiveness that could have added to the cause of this tragedy.

The man who was injured in the crash has a potentially long road ahead him. The effects of such an accident can have long term repercussions. Depending on the specific injuries the man endured, he could now be facing long term physical therapy, not to mention the mounting medical bills. Accidents like this one can stop a victim's life right in its tracks. The aid of an attorney can at least lift some of those worries. They can focus on the details of the accident as well as investigating what forms of financial recovery is available.

Source: The Washington Post, "One dead, one hurt after crash in Clinton," Matt Zapotosky, Oct. 31, 2011

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