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Chester, PA – Serious Crash on I-95/I-495 NB Leaves Injuries

Chester, PA (November 4, 2023) – In the early hours of November 4th, a severe accident on Interstate 95 Northbound caused injuries and led to the closure of both I-95 and I-495 Northbound lanes.

, Chester, PA – Serious Crash on I-95/I-495 NB Leaves Injuries

Emergency teams from Delaware County, Pennsylvania, and Northern New Castle County, Delaware, responded near the state line shortly before 5:30 AM.

The Claymont Fire Company, the first responders, encountered a vehicle accident with someone trapped. They immediately began removing the vehicle’s roof to reach the trapped person.

Pennsylvania authorities decided to close the affected interstate section due to the emergency, expecting the closures to last several hours for rescue and investigation.

The condition of the injured person remains unknown at this time, pending the investigation.

Our thoughts go out to those affected by this accident, and we wish for a speedy recovery.

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