ATV Accident Near C & D Canal Sends One To Trauma Center

Bear – At 2:49 this afternoon rescue crews from the Delaware City fire Company, along with New Castle County Paramedics, New Castle County Police and Trooper 4 (Delaware State Police Aviation) responded to the 200 block of Cocoa Cay Lane for reports of a ATV accident.

Upon arrival, crews found a male with injuries suffered in the accident. As the helicopter arrived on scene, command advised Trooper 4 to land in a yard near the Antrim neighborhood.

The patient was transported to the trauma center via Trooper 4 with undetermined injuries.

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Correction: An earlier report that a teen was injured is believed to be incorrect. The patient is believed to be 67 to 70-years-old.

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