Two Pedestrians Struck Overnight In Two Separate Incidents

Late last evening, Wednesday, at approximately 11:25, New Castle County Paramedics, Wilmington Manor, Good Will, and Delaware Air National Guard Fire Companies were dispatched to the intersection of North DuPont Highway and East Roosevelt Avenue in Wilmington Manor for a pedestrian struck, accoring to Paramedic First Class Yvonne Russell.

Upon arrival, New Castle County Paramedics found the patient,a 41-year-old man, who had suffered injuries to his head and ankle. The patient was transported to Christiana Hospital via Wilmington Manor Fire Company ambulance accompanied by New Castle County Paramedics. The patient was in stable condition at the time of transport.

Just hours later at approximately 4:15 this moening, Thursday, September 13, New Castle County Paramedics and crews from the Minquas Fire Company were dispatched to the area of Route 141 Northbound near Interstate 95 Southbound exit for a pedestrian struck.

Upon arrival at that scene, New Castle County Paramedics found a 44-year-old man, suffering from injuries to his leg. The patient was treated on scene and transported to Christiana Hospital via Minquas Fire Company ambulance accompanied by New Castle County Paramedics. The patient was also listed in stable condition at the time of transport, accoring to Russell.

Delaware State Police is investigating both incidents.

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