There are a multitude of scenarios in which a driver could lose control of a vehicle and during this loss of command, disaster might not be far away. Out of control vehicles also run the risk of catching other drivers off guard and leave them with little chance of reacting to and avoiding a potential disaster. At least one person is in critical condition following a recent car accident involving similar circumstances in Maryland.

Reports indicate that law enforcement agents received information about the incident on a recent Thursday evening. A statement from a witness suggests the incident occurred when for reasons unknown, a driver suddenly lost control of her car. The car proceeded to veer off course and collide with a second vehicle before crashing into a nearby utility pole.

Police have advised that at least one person was rushed to a medical facility in critical condition following the accident. It also remains unclear what might have caused the driver of the car to lose control of it prior to the crash. Regardless of how it happens, incidents involving similar scenarios can have disastrous ramifications that could leave those involved with serious injuries and facing a long road to recovery.

Those who suffer severe harm in a car accident due to the actions of another driver may experience a variety of hardships in life. Following a similar experience, a person in Maryland could choose to gain insight on his or her available options for legal recourse by retaining the services of an experienced attorney. Such advice could help a person in Maryland better prepare to pursue the restitution entitled through a personal injury claim against the party deemed at fault.