Newark, DE (Ma 14, 2022) – Police and rescue officials in Newark responded to the scene of a car accident with injuries on Thursday, May 12th. The accident was first reported around 3:30 p.m. on Route 13 South near Old Churchmans Road.
According to a report from the scene, at least two vehicles were involved in the accident. When officials arrived, they discovered that the crash also involved injuries. Paramedics responded and treated the injured victim at the scene before transporting them to a nearby hospital for further treatment. At this time, no information has been provided on the extent of the injuries. The cause of the accident remains under investigation. The crash caused traffic to be slowed near the scene and motorists were given instructions to avoid the area and to find alternate routes of travel if possible. At this time, there is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed in connection with the collision.
An investigation remains ongoing. No further details are available.
Car Accidents in Delaware
Being involved in a Delaware car accident can be a life-altering event. While not all crashes will result in injuries, many of them will. The injuries that are sustained can be serious in nature and can result in having to miss work, receive costly medical treatment and be unable to enjoy the activities that you once enjoyed before the accident. You may wonder if you will ever be able to resume your normal life as you work towards your recovery.
There are some important steps that you can take during this time to lessen the effects of the crash. First, you should follow all of your treating doctor’s recommendations. Failing to seek and follow through with medical care can prolong your recovery and can also damage your personal injury claim. It is important to ensure that you are receiving appropriate medical care. Second, you should schedule an appointment with a Delaware car accident lawyer at the earliest possible time. Many people make the mistake of trying to handle their claims on their own. In the end, this can end up costing you thousands of dollars.
Here at Murphy & Landon, our attorneys understand what it takes to get the job done right the first time. We have decades of experience handling crash cases throughout Delaware and we will make sure that your rights are protected and that you are receiving the full amount of compensation that you deserve. During this time, you should be focused solely on your healing and recovery while we worry about the legal details of your claim.
Our team is here and ready to take your call at any time. We offer a free consultation and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. At the consultation, you will be advised of your legal rights and presented with all of the options for handling your case. To schedule a time to speak with one of our car accident attorneys in Newark, please contact us using the link on our website or give us a call at (302) 472-8100.
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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.