Happening Now: Fiery Crash Near Greenville, Helo En Route


Just after 4:00, this afternoon rescue crews from the Talleyville Fire Company along New Castle County Medics, Delaware State Police and Trooper 4 have responded to Kennet Pike at Kirk Road for reports of a vehicle accident with injuries.

The first arriving Trooper has reported that the vehicle was fire and that he was checking to see if the vehicle was occupied.

The Trooper¬†then reported that the driver was out of the vehicle but was not conscious. It’s unclear if the Trooper pulled the driver from the vehicle.

Talleyville Command has alerted Trooper 4 that they will be utilized.  Trooper 4 has just set down near the scene.

Update: Reports from the scene indicate the vehicle went off the road into a tree and burst into flames. Passersby pulled the driver from the vehicle and began CPR.


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