posted on May 01, 2012 10:44
Roll-Over Motor Vehicle Collision Closes I-295 Ramp
(New Castle, DE) At approximately 8:23 a.m. this morning, Delaware River & Bay Authority police officers responded to ramp from Route 13 Northbound to I-295 Southbound for a motor vehicle collision involving one vehicle, a black SUV, which had struck the guardrail and rolled over onto its roof. The collision obstructed the roadway causing a temporary traffic delay.
Holloway Terrace and Minquadale fire companies responded on-scene to assist. The operator of the vehicle was uninjured but a female front seat passenger was transported to Christiana Hospital for further evaluation and treatment for what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries. Following investigation, the operator of the vehicle was cited for careless driving. The ramp, which was closed for about an hour, was reopened at approximately 9:30 a.m.