Lincoln, DE (November 24, 2022) – The Delaware State Police was dispatched to the scene of a serious crash in Lincoln on Wednesday night. The accident was reported just after 8:00 p.m. on North Old State Road near Haflinger Road.
According to a report from the Delaware State Police, a 21-year-old male was operating a vehicle on Old North State Road when he lost control. The man was traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the incident. The man’s vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole before coming to rest. The driver and his 18-year-old male passenger were taken to a nearby hospital to be treated for serious but non-life-threatening injuries. The identities of the victims have not been released at this time. There were no other vehicles or individuals involved.
The Delaware State Police is investigating the collision. No further information has been released at this time.
We would like to offer our thoughts and well wishes to those who were affected by this Lincoln car accident. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accidents in Delaware
Being involved in a Delaware car accident can be a life-altering experience. While not all crashes will result in injuries, many of them do. Each day, there are hundreds of accidents reported on our state’s roadways. These crashes affect victims of all ages and can result in injuries to innocent drivers and passengers. Negligent driving, including speeding, distraction, failing to yield, impaired driving, and other types of reckless behaviors, are among the most common causes of serious injury accidents.
In the aftermath of a Delaware car accident, it is normal to have a feeling of anxiety and doubt. Following a crash, accident victims should be aware that they could have important legal rights. Under Delaware law, motorists may be entitled to recover for their medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and possibly more. In order to maximize your recovery, it is important to speak with a skilled and experienced Delaware car accident attorney.
Here at Murphy & Landon, our Delaware car accident lawyers have decades of combined experience. We focus our practice on representing injured victims, and we know what needs to be done in order to get the job done. Our lawyers are here for you, and we will have your back during your time of greatest need. Before you speak with the insurance company, you should talk to a lawyer who can make sure that you receive the compensation that you need and deserve.
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