Millsboro, DE (February 10, 2024) – Troopers with the Delaware State Police were dispatched to the scene of a multi-vehicle crash in Millsboro on Tuesday, February 6th. The collision occurred in the northbound lanes of Route 1 on the Roth Bridge over the C&D Canal.
According to a report, the accident involved a construction truck and three passenger vehicles. The truck rolled over following the crash. The New Castle County Paramedics were among the emergency crews at the scene. Officials say that five people were injured due to the accident, including a 51-yaer old male driver of one of the cars involved. The 51-year-old man was taken to Christiana Hospital with serious head and potential internal injuries. He was listed in serious condition. Two other victims were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries while the other two were treated at the scene but not transported.
There is no information at this time on how the accident took place or the identities of those involved. Police have not said whether any charges will be filed. An investigation is ongoing. No further details have been released.
We would like to extend our thoughts and well wishes to the victims of this injury crash in Millsboro. We hope for a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Delaware
Driving in Delaware can be a very hazardous activity. While no one ever expects to be involved in a collision, crashes take place each day on our state’s roadways. In fact, it is estimated that a collision will take place about once every 22 minutes. This means that no one is ever truly safe from the possibility of being involved in a crash. When a crash happens, we know that there is about a one-third chance of injuries also occurring.
Following a Delaware car accident, you are likely to have questions about your legal rights. If you are suffering from injuries as a result of the accident, you could be experiencing physical pain as well as financial and mental stress. During this time, you may wonder when you will be able to resume the life that you enjoyed prior to the crash. Fortunately, there is help available.
Here at Murphy & Landon, our Millsboro injury attorneys can help when you or a loved one have been hurt in an accident. We know that innocent victims are frequently affected by car accidents throughout Delaware. While we cannot go back and prevent the crash from happening, we can make sure that you are prepared moving forward. Our attorneys have recovered millions of dollars for crash victims and their families. We will fight to make sure that your rights are protected and that the negligent party is held responsible.
Our firm is here for you and ready to take your call at any time. We offer a free consultation for all potential clients. During the consultation, our attorneys will evaluate your situation and explain all of your legal options. If we decide to take your case, we work on a contingency fee basis and we do not get paid until we receive a recovery on your behalf. To speak with a car accident attorney in Millsboro, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at (302) 472-8100.
Note: Our law firm utilizes secondary sources to create this post. The facts surrounding this specific accident have not been independently verified. Contact Murphy & Landon if you locate any inaccurate information. We will update the post right away to reflect the most accurate information available.
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.