Towsend, DE (March 11, 2023) – Police in Townsend were dispatched to the scene of a collision Friday, March 10th. The accident occurred at 5:00 p.m. on Summit Bridge Road at the intersection with Money Road.
According to a report from the scene, at least one person sustained injuries due to the accident. Paramedics treated the injured victim at the crash scene before they were taken to a nearby hospital for further evaluation. There is no information on what caused the accident to occur. The nature and extent of the victim’s injuries are not known. Police partially shut down the road while they looked into the accident. During this time, motorists were advised to avoid the area and to find an alternate route of travel. The identity of the injured victim was not immediately released.
There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed. An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
No additional information is available.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those who were affected by this injury accident in Townsend. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accident in Townsend
According to the Delaware Department of Transportation, there are approximately 30,000 reported collisions in our state every year. From these accidents, about 8,000 people will sustain injuries ranging from minor such as scratches and bruises to serious injuries that can be life-threatening in nature. While no one ever expects to be involved in an injury crash, the reality is that these accidents occur every day across our state. No driver or passenger is ever truly safe from the possibility that they might be involved in a serious and life-altering collision. These types of crashes unfold on Delaware’s streets and highways every day.
Victims of Delaware car accidents often wonder when or if they will be able to resume their normal lives. Injuries suffered in a crash can linger for many weeks and months following the accident. Even with appropriate medical treatment, sometimes injuries caused by a crash will simply take a long time to heal. It is important that you seek legal advice as soon as possible in order to preserve and protect your claims for compensation that come from the crash.
At Murphy & Landon, we know that recovery from a car accident can be a long and slow process. Obtaining the proper settlement will go a long way to placing you on a solid foundation for the future. The money that you receive can help to put you back into the position that you had prior to the accident.
Our firm is standing by to speak with you at any time. We always offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. When we meet with you, we will go over the facts of your case in detail and we will provide a viable plan of action for you to move forward. To schedule your appointment with a car accident lawyer in Townsend, please reach out to us at the link or give us a call at (302) 472-8100.
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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.