Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Lutherville Claims Two LivesJuly 23, 2018
A fatal pedestrian accident occurred in Lutherville, Maryland that claimed two lives on Monday morning. Around 6:48 am, the incident took place when a driver struck a grandmother and her five-year-old grandchild who was riding in a stroller between Girdwood and Londonderry Roads after losing control of her car. Both victims were taken to a local hospital where they tragically succumbed to their fatal injuries. The driver sustained minor injuries during the fatal pedestrian accident.
Pedestrians use sidewalks and travel on city streets daily without any safety issues, however, they put their lives at-risk whenever they walk or jog along the road due to danger wrought by negligent drivers. Unfortunately, drivers may fail to use caution when driving around pedestrians or be oblivious to their presence because of distracted driving, speeding, and other contributing factors. Victims of pedestrian accidents may incur a wide variety of injuries as well as potential fatalities.
If you or someone you love sustained personal injuries in a pedestrian accident, contact our Baltimore pedestrian accident lawyers at LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton. Call us today at 800-547-4LAW (5429) or contact us online to schedule a free consultation.
Our offices are located in Baltimore, Columbia, Glen Burnie, and Towson, allowing us to represent victims of pedestrian accidents in Maryland, including those in Anne Arundel County, Carroll County, Harford County, Howard County, Montgomery County, Maryland’s Western Counties, Southern Maryland, and the Eastern Shore, as well as the communities of Catonsville, Essex, Halethorpe, Middle River, Rosedale, Gwynn Oak, Brooklandville, Dundalk, Pikesville, Parkville, Nottingham, Windsor Mill, Lutherville, Timonium, Sparrows Point, Ridgewood, and Elkridge.