A head-on collision is almost always a tragic accident and can often result in the death of a driver or passenger. Head-on collisions sometimes occur when a driver makes a terrible mistake and enters a lane of oncoming traffic. When a head-on collision results in a death it may be the result of a driver's negligence or misconduct. In such a case, the family and loved ones of the person who lost their life may have the right to seek damages through a wrongful death suit.
Many times when we think about what it means to be involved in a car accident, we think about two vehicles colliding or someone rolling an SUV onto its side by going too fast. However, Maryland appears to be one of the worst areas in when it comes to car accidents involving pedestrians.
In a previous post, we discussed how common car accidents and emergency room visits for young people on New Year's Eve. Unfortunately for a number of young people near Delmar, this year was not immune from New Year's Eve crashes or emergency room visits.