Fatal Dump Truck Crash Occurs in St. Mary’s CountyDecember 21, 2017
On Wednesday afternoon, a fatal dump truck crash occurred in Mechanicsville, Maryland. Around 2:51 pm, a 26-year-old man from Lexington Park, Maryland was driving a sedan on New Market Road, and drifted toward the center line. His car collided head-on with a dump truck, which was driven by a 60-year-old man from Hollywood, Maryland who tried to avoid the car. The driver of the sedan succumbed to his fatal injuries at the scene of the dump truck crash.
When two vehicles engage in a head-on collision, the results may be catastrophic. Occupants of both vehicles are in danger of incurring a variety of personal injuries or even fatalities in a motor vehicle accident such as this. Distracted driving or drowsy driving may be contributing factors in a head-on collision.
If you or your loved ones sustained personal injuries in a truck accident, contact our Maryland truck accident lawyers at LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton. Call 800-547-4LAW (4529) or contact us online to schedule a free consultation.
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