Smyrna, DE (November 18, 2022) – Authorities with the Delaware State Police were called to the scene of a serious injury crash on Friday, November 18th. The crash happened in the northbound lanes of US Highway 13 at Smyrna Landing Road.
According to reports from the scene, at least one person suffered serious injuries as a result of the accident. Paramedics arrived on the scene to provide treatment to the victims. The road was partially blocked while police and rescue workers cleared the area and investigated the accident. The identity of the victim is unknown at this time. Motorists were asked to find alternate routes of travel and to avoid the area. There is no information on what caused the collision to occur.
Police are still investigating the accident. No additional information is available.
We would lie to extend our thoughts and best wishes to those who were affected by this car accident in Smyrna.
Car Accidents in Delaware
Car accidents take place across Delaware multiple times each day. About 8,000 individuals are hurt each year when they are involved in accidents that occur across our state. A substantial number of car accidents happen on major highways. Crashes are more likely to occur on highways because of the higher concentration of motorists and higher speed limits. Negligent drivers are very prevalent on highways and even a single mistake can lead to a chain of events that can alter the lives of many motorists.
If you or a loved one have sustained injuries in a Delaware car accident, you should be fully aware of your legal rights. Delaware law provides crash victims with remedies when they have been hurt in an accident that was not their fault. Crash victims can be entitled to receive compensation for their injuries and are entitled to be reimbursed for their medical bills. Depending on the severity of your injuries and medical treatment, the amount of your recovery could be substantial.
Here at Murphy & Landon, our firm stands ready to provide assistance to you at any time. Our skilled and experienced attorneys understand what needs to be done to protect your rights and we will fight tirelessly to ensure that your future is secure. We firmly believe that all negligent drivers should be held accountable for their careless actions. From our office in Wilmington, we handle injury accidents that occur across the state.
We are standing by to take your call. Our firm always offers a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. We handle most accident cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that you do not owe us anything until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. We will stand up for your legal rights when you need us the most. Let us help you get through this difficult time in your life. To schedule your free appointment with a car accident attorney in Smyrna please reach out to us at the link on our website or give us a call any time at (302) 472-8100.
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