Pike Creek, DE (March 9, 2023) – Authorities in Pike Creek responded to the scene of a car crash with injuries on Thursday morning, March 9th. The accident took place on Polly Drummond Hill Road a the intersection with Rankin Road.
According to officials, a 73-year-old woman and a 43-year-old man were injured in the crash. The woman was taken to a hospital in serious but stable condition, while the man was transported in critical condition. There is no information on what caused the crash to occur at this time. Both cars suffered heavy damage, and parts were strewn across the roadway following the accident. The Aetna Hose Hook and Ladder Company, along with New Castle County Paramedics, were dispatched and assisted at the scene.
The road was partially closed following the collision. Motorists were advised to use caution near the scene and to find an alternate route of travel if possible. There is no additional information available at this time. There is no word on whether any charges will be filed.
An investigation is ongoing.
Car Accidents in Pike Creek
Car accidents take place many times per day on Delaware’s roadways. A crash normally takes place very suddenly and unexpectedly and can result in many negative consequences for victims. According to the Delaware Department of Transportation, nearly 8,000 motorists were injured in car accidents that took place in Delaware in 2021. Many of these victims were hurt in accidents involving negligent motorists. These drivers engage in careless behaviors that endanger not only themselves but everyone else on the road. Often, this type of negligence leads to innocent victims being injured in a Delaware car accident.
If you or a loved one have been affected by a car accident in our state, you may be entitled to compensation. The compensation that you receive can help to offset many of the unexpected expenses that you are facing. Following a crash, you can experience costly medical bills, serious pain, and an inability to work or perform other types of physical activity. The value of your case should reflect the seriousness of your injuries and the full impact that the accident has had on your life.
Here at Murphy & Landon, we know that a Delaware car accident can cause many hardships. We always stand up for the legal rights of our clients. We have many decades of combined experience handling serious Delaware injury cases. Our experience allows us to handle your case with the care and skill that it deserves.
We are standing by to speak with you at any time. Our firm always provides free consultations and case evaluations for all potential and prospective clients. We handle most cases on a contingency fee basis, so there is no financial obligation until you obtain a recovery on your behalf. To schedule an appointment with a Pike Creek car accident lawyer, please give us a call at (302) 472-8100.
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