Newark, DE (May 17, 2022) – Officials in Newark responded to the scene of a serious car accident on Tuesday, May 17th. The accident happened along Route 72 near the intersection with Route 40.
Police were called to the accident scene shortly after the collision occurred. According to a report from the scene, at least one person sustained injuries. The identity of the accident victim has not been released at this time. There is no information on the cause of the collision or the extent of the injuries that were suffered by the victim. Drivers were told to use caution and to avoid the area if possible as police investigated the crash. There is no word on whether any charges will be filed.
An investigation into the accident remains ongoing. There are no further details available at this time.
We would like to extend our thoughts and best wishes to all who were affected by this Newark car accident. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Delaware Car Accidents
Car accidents in Delaware take place each day, multiple times every day. While not all collisions will result in injuries, many of them will. According to the Delaware Department of Transportation, approximately 7,000 people sustained injuries in car accidents that took place across our state last year. Many of these injured victims were involved in accidents or suffered injuries due to the actions of a careless driver. Speeding, reckless driving, impairment, and distraction are all frequent causes of Delaware car accidents. Each accident must be carefully investigated by authorities to determine how it took place and who should be held responsible for the crash.
A Delaware car accident can be a life-changing experience for accident victims. The fallout from the accident can include costly and expensive medical treatment and the inability to work. You may be wondering if you will ever be able to resume the life that you once enjoyed before the crash. Fortunately, injured victims may have a remedy available.
It is very important to consult with an attorney immediately following the crash in order to determine the status of your legal rights. An attorney can look carefully at your case and determine the value of the claim and the compensation to which you might be entitled.
Here at Murphy & Landon, our team takes pride in helping injured crash victims and their families. We handle injury accident cases throughout Delaware and we would be honored to assist you during this time. We will stand up to the insurance company and we are not afraid to handle the most difficult and complex legal claims.
Our firm stands ready to assist you at any time. We will always offer a free consultation to all potential and prospective clients. During the initial consultation, we will explore your case in greater detail and help to come up with a solution to protect and secure your future. To schedule your appointment with a car accident attorney in Newark, please reach out to us at 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.