Man Trapped After Crash On Route 40 In Glasgow

At approximately 6:50 this morning, New Castle County Paramedics, Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder and Christiana Fire Companies were dispatched to the intersection of La Grange Parkway and Pulaski Highway for a motor vehicle crash with entrapment.

Upon arrival, New Castle County Paramedics found one patient needing advanced life support care, a 45-year-old-male, confined to the vehicle, according to Paramedic First Class Yvonne Russell. After 10 minutes fire personnel was able to remove the patient from the vehicle. The patient suffered injuries to his chest and abdomen. The patient was treated on scene and transported to Christiana Hospital via Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder 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.

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