Head-On Car Accident Victim, Shanya Hoover Dies in Crash. Another Victim Taken to Hospital with Serious Injuries.
On Thursday morning, a head-on collision in Prince George’s County left one woman dead and another woman seriously injured. Police responded to the scene of the crash on Regency Parkway around 1:30 a.m., and a preliminary investigation found that both drivers had been travelling in opposite directions. For reasons that are still under investigation, one of the drivers crossed the double yellow line and struck the other driver head-on. The impact of the crash killed one of the drivers, 20-year-old Shanya Hoover, instantly. The other driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries. Investigators are still working to determine exactly what led up to the crash. Our thoughts are with the families of those affected by this tragedy.
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After a car accident, your primary focus should be on your health and safety. Call 911 first and foremost, and ensure that they send first responders to treat any injuries you might have. After you are safe and your injuries have been taken care of, you should seek help from an attorney right away. An experienced attorney will help you gather any evidence you need to prove driver negligence and support your claim or lawsuit.
Car accidents can be traumatizing and difficult to navigate. At Zirkin & Schmerling Law, we have years of experience helping car accident victims get the settlement they deserve. Contact us or call us at (410) 753-4611 to set up an appointment with one of our experienced Baltimore car accident lawyers today.