Dover, DE (May 11, 2022) – Troopers with the Delaware State Police responded to the scene of a serious injury accident in Dover on Wednesday, May 11th. The accident happened around 3:20 p.m. along Sorghum Mill Road at the intersection with Carolina Avenue.
According to a report from the DSP, there were at least two vehicles involved in a crash that took place at the intersection. Numerous emergency response vehicles were at the scene just after the accident happened. The roadway was closed down so that the injured victims could receive treatment and the accident could be investigated.
The road closure was expected to last several hours and drivers were asked to find an alternate route of travel if possible. At this time, there is no information on what caused the accident to occur or the extent of the injuries suffered by the victims.
Police are still investigating the collision and determining whether any charges will be filed. There is no further information available.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this injury accident in Dover.
Car Accidents in Delaware
A car accident in Delaware can result in serious and life-altering injuries in a matter of an instant. We all get into vehicles every day in order to get to and from our destinations. When we get into the vehicle, it is never expected that a serious accident might take place. However, accidents happen every day on Delaware’s roadways. These accidents also result in injuries to innocent crash victims. In most cases, the crash occurs due to the fault of at least one other driver. An accident must be carefully investigated after the fact in order to determine the cause and which driver should be held responsible.
When you have been hurt in an accident, you should seek legal advice as soon as possible. During this time, motorists often make the mistake of trying to handle the accident claim on their own. This can result in an outcome that is not favorable to the injured victim, including a settlement that fails to take into account the entirety of the injuries sustained or is inadequate to cover the costs of future medical treatment. This is a situation that you want to avoid at all costs.
Here at Murphy & Landon, our Delaware car accident lawyers can help when you have been victimized by someone else’s negligence. We understand what you are going through at this time and we can help to make your path smoother. While we cannot undo the accident that occurred, we can work to secure your future using our skills and knowledge of the law.
Our firm is standing by to assist you at any time. We always offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. Our Dover car accident lawyers are here to help. To schedule your free appointment with one of our lawyers, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call at (302) 472-8100.
Note: Our law firm utilizes secondary sources to create this post. The facts surrounding this specific accident have not been independently verified. Contact Murphy & Landon if you locate any information that is inaccurate or incorrect. We will update the post right away to reflect the most accurate information available.
Disclaimer: None of the information in this post is intended to be legal advice or medical advice. This is not a solicitation for business. If you have been injured in an accident, get medical attention as soon as possible. The photo used in this post was not taken at this accident scene.