Wilmington, DE (November 22, 2022) – Police in Wilmington responded to the scene of a bus accident with injuries on Tuesday morning, November 22nd. The accident was first reported around 10:00 a.m. on North Monroe Street at the intersection with Martin Luther King Boulevard.
According to a report from authorities, a DART bus and another bus crashed into each other at the intersection. The drivers of both buses suffered injuries and were taken to a local hospital, where they were listed in stable condition. A 20-year-old male passenger was also listed in stable condition at the hospital, while a 90-year-old female passenger was listed in critical condition with life-threatening injuries. At this time, it is unknown what caused the accident to take place. An investigation is underway. There is no word on whether any charges are expected.
No additional information is available.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this bus accident in Wilmington. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Traffic Accidents in Delaware
Delaware car accidents can occur in an instant. One minute you may be driving down the road minding your own business, and the next, you can find yourself involved in a serious accident. Unfortunately, there is often little to no warning of a serious accident. Negligent motorists are very prevalent on our state’s roadways, and a split second can be the difference in your safety or being hurt by someone else’s careless driving. Each year, about 30,000 car accidents are reported in Delaware, with approximately 8,000 of these crashes resulting in injuries to motorists, many of them serious in nature.
Following a crash, you are likely to have questions about your future and what will happen next. During this time, you could be experiencing a range of emotions, including anxiety, anger, and uncertainty. As you wonder when you will be able to resume the life that you once enjoyed, it is important to understand that you could have valuable legal rights during this time. This includes the right to receive compensation for your injuries, including your medical bills and lost wages.
At Murphy & Landon, we focus our practice on representing crash victims following car accidents. Our experience in this area helps us to properly represent injured victims following a life-changing incident. We know the struggles that you are facing during this time, and we are here to help. Our car accident lawyers in Wilmington will ensure that your legal rights are fully protected and that your case is handled in the most competent and appropriate way.
Our firm is here and ready to provide assistance to you at any time. Our consultations are always free for all potential and prospective clients. When we meet to discuss your case, our attorneys will explain your legal options and help you choose the best path to success. We will help to put your mind at ease in the aftermath of your accident. To schedule your free appointment with one of our Wilmington car accident attorneys, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call at (302) 472-8100.
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