A bus accident on Washington Boulevard in Elkridge, Maryland sent more than a dozen people to Howard County General Hospital and other local hospitals this morning, and tied up traffic on Washington Boulevard for a brief period of time. According to reporting in the Laurel Patch, a medical bus was sent to the scene to provide emergency medical services to the injured passengers.
Details as to how the bus crash happened are not yet available. The injuries have been reported as minor, although as many as thirteen people were transported to hospitals in the Washington and Baltimore area.
Bus transportation is generally a safe, inexpensive and convenient way to travel. Crashes involving buses can cause serious injuries to a large number of people.
The personal injury lawyers at Clark and Steinhorn have handled many bus accident cases over their combined 63 years of ltrial experience, including one of the only class action cases successfully litigated against WMATA as a result of a bus crash that injured over twenty passengers. If you or a loved one needs assistance or have questions as a result of a bus or car accident, the lawyers at Clark and Steinhorn are there to help. Clark and Steinhorn have offices in Laurel, Prince George's County, Maryland, and serve all of the counties in Maryland. Both Mr. Clark and Mr. Steinhorn also represent victims of car and bus crashes in the Distriict or Columbia. Consulations are free. Should the need arise, please feel free to call us.