A fatal pedestrian accident occurred in New Castle, Delaware on Thursday morning. While attempting to cross Pulaski Highway near Wilton Boulevard, the pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle around 5:35 am. The victim succumbed to fatal injuries at the scene of the fatal pedestrian accident.
In Delaware, fatal pedestrian accidents have been increasing with alarming frequency. Due to population growth in formerly rural areas, congestion on local roads and state highways appears more often and may lead to traffic accidents that result in a variety of personal injuries as well as potential fatalities for victims. Unfortunately, motorists may be unaware of the presence of pedestrians or may fail to use caution when driving in their vicinity.
If you or someone you love has been seriously injured in a pedestrian accident, contact our New Castle personal injury lawyers at Rhoades & Morrow. Call 302-407-0827 or contact us online to see how we can assist you. With offices in Wilmington, Bear, and Milford, Delaware, we serve clients throughout Hockessin, Newark, Glasgow, Middletown, Smyrna, Dover, Lewes, Georgetown, and Seaford as well as those in the communities of New Castle County, Kent County, and Sussex County.