Authorities Update Motorcycle Crash That Sent Rider To Hospital



This morning, at approximately 5:30, New Castle County Paramedics and personnel from the Minquadale and Minquas Fire Companies were dispatched to the area of Interstate 295 Northbound and North DuPont Highway, for a motorcycle crash, according to Paramedic Senior Corporal David J. McKinney, Jr.

McKinney said arriving County Paramedics found the patient in the care of fire department Emergency Medical Technicians from the Minquadale Fire Company.

The patient was separated from his motorcycle during the crash and was wearing his helmet. The patient was suffering from serious injuries to the legs and arms. He was also suffering from facial injuries.

The patient was transported to the Emergency Department at Christiana Hospital on board an ambulance from the Minquadale Fire Company with New Castle County Paramedics accompanying. The patient was stable at the time of transport.

The Delaware State Police were on scene and are investigating the crash.

Another motorcycle accident occurred just before 2:00 this afternoon. We’re expecting an update on that accident, possibly later today.