Heavy-Lift Rescue Monday Morning, I-95 NB Down To One Lane

Just before 5:40 Monday morning rescue crews from several area fire companies, New Castle County Paramedics along with Delaware State Police were dispatched to I-95 NB in the area of Route 1 for a vehicle accident with entrapment.

Arriving crews reported that a vehicle had collided with a tractor-trailer and that the driver of the vehicle was heavily trapped. Command asked for heavy-lift tow trucks and special rescue teams during the incident.

Crews worked for over an hour to free the patient. The patient was transported to CER with undetermined injures.

I-95 NB is currently down to one lane.

Image Credits: DelDOT

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