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Motorcycle Crash Sends One To Hospital In Serious Condition


Wilmington – At approximately 8:30 pm New Castle County Paramedics and Claymont Fire Company were dispatched to the intersection of Philadelphia Pike and Silverside Road for a motor vehicle crash involving a motorcyclist, according to Paramedic First Class Yvonne Russel.

Russel said upon arrival, New Castle County Paramedics found the patient, 29-year-old male, the operator of the motorcycle, in care of emergency medical technicians (EMT’s). The patient suffered injuries to his leg. The patient was transported to Christiana Hospital via Claymont Fire Company ambulance accompanied by New Castle County Paramedics. The patient was in serious condition at the time of transport.

Delaware State Police is investigating the crash.

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