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
Sun, 10/12/2014 Car Accident Jose Manuel Manrique, 25, killed in a single-car crash on Riverdale Road in Washington D.C.
Wed, 09/17/2014 Pedestrian Accident 25-year-old woman struck by motorcyclist and propelled into moving car, motorcyclist then leaves scene in Washington D.C.
Sun, 09/14/2014 Train Accident Police searching for person after car ends up on railroad tracks in Washington, D. C.
Sun, 09/14/2014 Pedestrian Accident Bareket Haile, 26, killed in hit-and-run on Georgia Avenue in northwest DC
Mon, 09/08/2014 Pedestrian Accident Brener Omar Llamas Rivera, 32, killed after walking out in front of car on Fairfax Road in Washington D.C.
Sat, 09/06/2014 Car Accident Edmond Crawford, 23, and Ltonya Brown, 29, dead after a crash involving a car and a dump truck in Washington, D. C.
Sat, 09/06/2014 Truck Accident Edmond Crawford, 23, and Ltonya Brown, 29, killed and two injured in collision with dump truck in Washington D.C.
Sun, 08/31/2014 Train Accident Man hit by train at DC Metro Station
Wed, 08/06/2014 Car Accident Bobby Kirkland killed in accident on Benning Road in Washington, D.C.
Fri, 03/28/2014 Pedestrian Accident Woman critically injured after she is struck by a stolen van driven by a hit-and-run driver on Rhode Island Avenue in Washington D.C.
Thu, 03/27/2014 Pedestrian Accident Matthew Cavin, 24, killed, and Antione Cauley, 27, is wanted by police after he struck Cavin with a vehicle after an argument on South Arbory Lane in Washington, D.C.
Fri, 03/21/2014 Car Accident Two people killed and one person injured after a car traveling in the wrong direction crashes into two other vehicles on Kenilworth Ave. in Washington, D.C.
Wed, 03/12/2014 Pedestrian Accident Male pedestrian struck and killed by a car, while walking on the Southeast Freeway in Washington D.C.
Thu, 03/06/2014 Car Accident Male driver in critical condition, transported to hospital, after his car crashes into a tree at high speed in Washington D.C.
Wed, 03/05/2014 Pedestrian Accident Male pedestrian struck and critically injured by a D.C. Metro bus near Dupont Circle.