Three Vehicle Accident Near Delaware Memorial Bridge
Collision Occurs on I-295 Northbound in Delaware; One Individual Hospitalized
(New Castle, DE) At approximately 11:23 a.m. this morning, Delaware River & Bay Authority (DRBA) police officers responded to I-295 Northbound near the base of the Delaware Memorial Bridge (1/4 mile east of Route 9) for a motor vehicle collision involving a tractor/semi-trailer and two passenger vehicles.
The collision obstructed the left two lanes of the roadway causing a temporary traffic delay. Holloway Terrace and Deepwater Fire companies responded on-scene to assist. The operator of a black Toyota Highlander was transported to Christiana Hospital for further evaluation and treatment for what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries. DRBA police officers are continuing their investigation into the incident. The roadway was reopened at approximately 12:10 pm