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One In Hospital After Morning Motorcycle Crash In Newark


Newark – This morning, at approximately 7:10, New Castle County Paramedics and personnel from the Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company were dispatched to the intersection of Dawson Drive and Shea Way, for a motorcycle crash, according to Senior Corporal David J. McKinney, Jr.

McKinney said arriving County Paramedics found the patient, a 38-year-old male, in the care of Emergency Medical Technicians from the fire department. The patient was the lone occupant and rider of a motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. He was evaluated on scene for a head injury and possible ankle injury. The patient was transported to the Emergency Department at Christiana Hospital on board an ambulance from the Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company with a New Castle County Paramedic accompanying, in stable condition. No other patients were transported from the scene.

Delaware State Police continue to investigate the crash.

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