Newark, DE (March 19, 2023) – The Delaware State Police were called to the scene of an injury accident in Newark on Friday, March 17th. The crash was reported around 1:40 p.m. on Library Avenue near the intersection with Delaware Avenue.
According to officials, at least two vehicles were involved in the collision. Rescue workers arrived at the scene and provided medical treatment. At this time, there is no word on the nature or the extent of the injuries suffered in the accident. There is also no information on what caused the accident to take place. Drivers were asked to avoid the scene while police cleared the area and conducted an investigation. No one involved was identified.
The investigation remains ongoing at this time, and there is no word on whether any charges will be filed. No further information is available at this time.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this car accident in Newark. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Car Accident in Newark
Every year, nearly 8,000 people are injured when they are involved in car accidents that take place in Delaware. A number of these crashes occur on highways and in other types of heavily-traveled areas. There is a concentration of major accidents around cities and metropolitan locations as more drivers are condensed into smaller areas. Even a single second of bad decision-making can have the effect of causing a crash involving numerous vehicles.
Last year, there were approximately 30,000 car accidents reported in Delaware. The most common cause of these crashes was speeding, followed by impairment and distraction. All drivers on the roadway owe an obligation to each other to operate their vehicles in a safe and cautious manner. When this obligation is violated, and an accident occurs, the negligent driver can and should be held responsible for the damages that they have caused. If you have been victimized by a Delaware car accident, you should speak with an attorney about your legal rights as soon as possible.
At Murphy & Landon, we know and understand the difficulties that you are facing after an accident. The crash can impact nearly every area of your life as you work towards your recovery. While we cannot change the fact that the crash occurred, we will always fight for you to obtain the compensation that you need to have a more secure future. As you move past the crash, you can feel confident knowing that we are in your corner.
Our firm is standing by to speak with you at any time. Our consultations are always free for all potential and prospective clients. When we meet with you, we will go over your case in detail and advise you on the best path to take as you go forward. We handle cases on a contingency fee basis, so you are not financially obligated to us unless we win. To schedule your free appointment with a car accident attorney in Newark, please reach out to us at the link on our website 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.