Newark, DE (August 11, 2022) – The Delaware State Police responded to an injury crash on Thursday, August 11th. The accident happened just before 4:00 p.m. in the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 near Route 1.
According to officials, the accident involved multiple vehicles. An SUV was rotated sideways with heavy damage to its front end. At least one person was injured as a result of the collision. Paramedics treated the victim at the scene before transporting them to a local hospital. At this time, there is no information on the cause of the accident or the extent of the injuries sustained. There were delays reported at the scene as several lanes of I-95 were blocked due to the crash. There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed at this time.
An investigation remains ongoing. No additional information has been released.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this car accident in Newark. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Delaware Car Accidents
Car accidents are reported in Delaware several times every day. According to statistics, there are thousands of crashes annually across our state and many of them will also result in injuries to one or more victims. The cause of every accident is carefully investigated by police but most are caused by negligent drivers. A negligent driver is a driver who fails to obey traffic laws and the rules of the road. These drivers act in a careless and reckless manner and, in the process, endanger all other motorists who are on the roadways.
When you or a family member have been injured due to another driver’s carelessness, you could be entitled to compensation. The hidden costs of a car accident can be high. Your pain and suffering may be severe and you can lose days from work due to medical appointments or the physical inability to do your job. Over time, this can add up to tens of thousands of dollars in financial damages. The value of your claim can depend on many factors such as these and others. It is important to know your rights and to speak with an experienced Delaware car accident lawyer right away when you are hurt.
Here at Murphy & Landon, our team fights for injured crash victims on a daily basis. We know the struggles that you are facing. Our lawyers have dedicated their careers to helping those who have been hurt because of someone else’s negligence. We will fight to make sure that your rights are protected and that you receive the compensation that you need and deserve to help you get back on your feet.
Our team is here for you at any time. Our consultations are always free for all potential and prospective clients. At that time, we will go over your options and help you make the best decision for your future. To schedule your time to speak with a car accident lawyer in Newark, please contact us at 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 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.