Edgemoor, DE (July 11, 2022) — According to reports from authorities, a collision that occurred around 4:00 a.m. this morning, resulted in injuries and shut down multiple lanes of traffic on I-495 NB at Edgemoor Rd.
Emergency crews were promptly dispatched to the scene of the accident where they then administered medical care for all the parties involved. At least one person was injured in the collision.
At the time of reporting, we are unable to identify the victims or the severity of their injuries.
Our hearts are with those involved and we hope that all parties make a speedy recovery.
Auto Accidents in Delaware
Delaware is connected to a network of major highways, roads, and bridges. While these connections are quite helpful to travelers looking to navigate the state, they also come with an array of potential risks.
According to the Delaware Department of Transportation, there were 31,500 car accidents reported in the state of Delaware in 2020. In that number are 7,000 accidents which proved to be fatal. Estimated figures do not take into account the victims who died of their injuries at a later date.
Accidents can happen for a variety of reasons, from not paying enough attention or driving recklessly. Some common factors are distracted driving and drunk driving. If you have been involved in a crash with injuries in Delaware, you should consult with an experienced Delaware Auto Accident Attorney and explore your options for financial compensation.
In the event of single-vehicle accidents, you could already be traumatized and in pain. However, once there are two cars involved, the potential for serious injuries increases significantly. Sadly, and unfortunately, many victims of accidents are not the person at fault. They can be left with serious injuries that affect their lives for years to come.
Car accidents can lead to serious legal and medical consequences. That could mean fines, therapy, and even a loss of work. With a bad enough injury, even the simple act of commuting between doctor appointments can become an arduous task.
If you have been involved in an accident recently, then you know how hard it can be to deal with. You might have been diagnosed with a serious injury, which could make things very difficult in the days, weeks, and months that follow.
A lot of victims find it difficult to return to their lives as they were before the accident. These sudden life changes can lead to depression, anxiety, and other negative side effects for themselves and their loved ones.
Our experienced Edgemoor car accident attorneys at Murphy & Landon realize how difficult it can be to think of the future and make personal decisions after a car crash. Allow us to put our extensive experience with automobile accidents to good use in your legal battle. We don’t mind competing with other insurance companies and can be tough negotiators, and we’ll do everything we can to get you the best settlement possible.
Our attorneys will review all aspects of your case during your call and help you get compensation for your injuries. If you’re interested in finding out what legal options you may have, please contact our team through our website or call (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 inaccurate information. 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.