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Alexandria, VA – Motorcyclist Killed in Duke St Crash with Bus

Alexandria, VA – Motorcyclist Killed in Duke St Crash with Bus

Blaszkow Legal, PLLC April 10, 2024

Alexandria, VA (April 10, 2024) – A fatal crash reported in the Alexandria area claimed one person’s life on Tuesday evening, April 9. The accident was reported to the Alexandria Police Department at around 5:30 p.m.

According to reports, a motorcyclist and a DASH bus collided on Duke Street. The incident prompted the closure of the roadway between Paxton Street and Walker Street. Emergency crews remained on-site while working to remove the involved vehicles. The motorcyclist, who has not been identified to the public, was fatally injured. The victim was pronounced deceased by responding authorities. At this time, investigations surrounding the crash are underway.

We offer our sympathies to the family of the victim who lost their life in this crash.

Fatal Accidents in Virginia

Being hurt as a result of a car crash can have a debilitating impact on your life. The unfortunate truth is that many people involved in accidents are left with serious injuries. Common injuries reported in car crashes that take place here in the state of Virginia include:

  • Internal organ injuries

  • Soft tissue injuries

  • Cuts and lacerations

  • Neck injuries

  • Bruises and contusions

Unfortunately, these and other injuries can have an overwhelming impact on the lives of victims. There are countless instances where victims end up passing away as a result of the injuries they suffered. If you have lost a loved one due to a fatal automobile accident, there may be legal options available to help you move forward. Following the loss of a loved one due to a car crash that was caused by another driver’s reckless or careless actions, you need to reach out to a wrongful death lawyer in Virginia to ensure your rights are protected. Filing a wrongful death claim can provide you with financial relief for various damages, including:

  • Medical expenses

  • Lost wages

  • Loss of consortium

  • Loss of earning capacity

  • Funeral costs

  • Punitive damages

To get started on your case, you should reach out to our Alexandria wrongful death lawyers as soon as possible. Our team will determine the best course of action moving forward and fight for fair compensation for your injuries and damages.

At Blaszkow Legal, PLLC, we understand the challenges associated with wrongful death cases and are committed to helping you get justice. Our team of fearless personal injury attorneys is here to provide you with the legal representation needed to secure a fair settlement for your case. We will take care of every aspect of your claim so that all you have to do is focus on your family during this difficult time. Contact our Virginia personal injury law firm today at 703-879-5910 if you have lost a loved one in a fatal crash due to another party's negligence, and let us help guide you through this process every step of the way.

Note: When creating these blog posts, our team of writers utilizes external sources, including local and state news sources, social media platforms, police accident incident reports, state police accident reports, and at times, eyewitness accounts. Please contact us immediately if you discover any incorrect information so that we can update the post with the most current, accurate information available.

Disclaimer: This post is not a business solicitation, and none of the information provided in this blog post should be interpreted as medical or legal advice. If you have been injured in an accident, seek immediate medical attention and contact an attorney immediately. This post's featured image was not captured at the actual accident scene.