Anne Arundel County Motorcycle Accident Seriously Injures Rider
On Tuesday, October 16, 2012, a motorcycle accident occurred at the intersection of Fort Smallwood and Solley roads, near Riviera Beach in Anne Arundel County, The Baltimore Sun reported. James Lloyd Geiser of Glen Burnie was riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle north on Fort Smallwood Road, when he attempted a left hand turn onto Solley Road. A Ford Escort traveling southbound on Fort Smallwood Road crashed into the motorcycle. The victim remains in critical condition at University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center.
Motorcycle Accident Statistics Show Alarming Increase in Injuries
Between 2001 and 2008, more than 34,000 motorcyclists were killed and an estimated 1,222,000 persons were treated in a U.S. emergency department (ED) for a non-fatal motorcycle-related injury, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This is an alarming increase in injuries from motorcycle accident cases.
Anne Arundel County Motorcycle Accident Attorney
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Anne Arundel Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
We also handle bodily injuries due to auto accidents, drunk driving wrecks and motorcycle wrecks on the Baltimore Beltway, Washington Beltway, MD 295, Baltimore Washington Parkway, B-W Parkway, I-695, I-495, Interstate 95 in Maryland, I-70, Maryland Route 32, U.S. Route 29, Baltimore National Pike, Route 40, I-83 and serious injury accidents throughout Maryland.
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