Complete Washington D.C. accident reports and news.


Accidents in Washington D.C. result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Washington D.C. crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Washington D.C. accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Resources to help accident victims and their families after a Washington D.C. wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Major hospitals in Washington D.C. include:

George Washington University Hospital; Howard University Hospital; Sibley Memorial Hospital.

How do you deal with an insurance claim after a Washington D.C. accident?

Regardless of how severe an accident is, almost everyone involved has to deal with insurance companies and claims. For accidents with very minor injuries and damage, a claim can sometimes be handled by working with the insurance adjuster. For crashes involving more serious injuries, or when a fatal accident occurs, a personal injury attorney is needed to manage the insurance claim. Go here to learn more about how a Washington D.C. injury lawyer helps accident victims.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Thu, 08/04/2022 Other Type of Accident Two killed, two still in critical condition when lightning strikes in Lafayette Square near H Street NW in Washington D.C.
Mon, 07/25/2022 Pedestrian Accident 7-year-old boy seriously hurt after being struck by vehicle that fled scene near a playground on Mississippi Avenue in Washington D.C.
Sun, 04/03/2022 Bus Accident Several people injured in crash involving metro bus at Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and Highview Place SE in Washington D.C.
Fri, 03/11/2022 Pedestrian Accident Two people killed and several injured when vehicle crashes into outdoor diners on Connecticut Avenue NW in Washington D.C.
Tue, 03/08/2022 Car Accident Two people killed in collision with dump truck on Interstate 695 in Washington, D.C.
Sat, 11/13/2021 Pedestrian Accident Nina Larson, 24, trapped under vehicle and killed while crossing Columbia Road in Adams Morgan neighborhood of Washington D.C.
Fri, 06/18/2021 Car Accident Terrell Johnson, 23, killed after crashing into turning vehicle on Pennsylvania Avenue at I-295 in Washington D.C.
Sun, 06/13/2021 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian dies from injuries after being struck by allegedly drunk driver that crashed into bus stop at 14th Street and P Street in the Logan Circle neighborhood of Washington D.C.
Fri, 05/28/2021 Car Accident Kassius-Khon Glay, 16, dead and man injured after their car is shot at and crashes on Upshur Street NW in Washington D.C.
Fri, 05/14/2021 Bus Accident Four injured, including one in critical condition, after SUV and bus collide head-on on Southern Avenue in Washington D.C.
Thu, 04/22/2021 Car Accident Four police officers injured after allegedly racing and crashing two police vehicles on Anacostia Avenue NE in Washington D.C.
Fri, 04/02/2021 Pedestrian Accident Noah Green, 25, and police veteran William “Billy” Evans killed, another officer injured when Green allegedly rams U.S. Capitol barricade on Constitution Avenue in Washington D.C.
Thu, 04/01/2021 Pedestrian Accident Zy’aire Joshua, 4, struck and killed by vehicle on Georgia Avenue in Washington D.C.
Thu, 04/01/2021 Car Accident Five hospitalized, including two children, after attempted robbery leads to high-speed chase and ends in two-vehicle collision on C Street NE in Washington D.C.
Tue, 03/16/2021 Truck Accident One killed in box truck crash on Baltimore/ Washington Parkway in Washington D.C.