Rollover Crash Shuts Down Route 141 In Newport, One To Hospital


Newport – At approximately 9:30 pm New Castle County Paramedics and Minquas Fire Company were dispatched to the area of Route 141 Southbound and the Newport exit off-ramp for a motor vehicle crash with report of a rollover, according to Paramedic First Class Yvonne Russell.

Russell said upon arrival New Castle County Paramedics found the patient, 20-year-old female, in care of emergency medical technicians (EMT’s). The patient removed herself from the overturned vehicle. The patient suffered injuries to her neck, back and shoulder. The patient was transported to Wilmington Hospital via Minquas Fire Company ambulance accompanied by New Castle County Paramedics. The patient was in stable condition at the time of transport.

Delaware State Police is investigating the crash.

Original Breaking Report

Newport – Rescue crews have responded to Route 141 in Newport for reports of a vehicle that has rolled over on the roadway.

Command has ordered the road closed as crews work the scene.



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