Complete Delaware County, IN accident reports and news.
Accidents in Delaware County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year
In Delaware County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.
When an accident happens in Delaware County, it is important to do the following immediately:
- Remain at the crash scene;
- Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
- Call the police;
- Exchange information with other drivers;
- Get contact information from witnesses;
- Inform your insurance company;
- Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
- Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
- Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.
An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.
After a Delaware County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.
Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.
Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential personal injury claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.
Accident Reports by city
Most recent accident reports
China B. Shouse, 22, and Jerome T. Thompson, 28, killed in crash on West Indiana 32 in Daleville, Indiana
Joshua Hartley, 18, Lydia J. Astrop, 18, Matthew T. Cass, 28, and Benjamin C. Parsons, 68, killed, two people injured in collision on rural road near Gaston, Indiana
Joy Marie Greer, 45, and Russell E. Greer Jr., 51, dead in fiery crash into tree on South Albany Street in Selma, Indiana
Mason Wolfe, 18, killed when moped was struck by a vehicle from behind on South Hoyt Avenue and South Tillotson Avenue in Muncie, Indiana
Todd Daily, deputy, arrested for DUI after injuring Shirley Fisher, 75, Ronald Wright, 73, and Stephanie Goodman, 43, in Muncie, Indiana
Daily was driving westbound on Ind. 32 when he crashed into the rear of a car driven by Shirley Fisher, 75. Fisher's car was forced into the rear of a pickup truck driven by Ronald Wright, 73, which in turn struck the rear of a Chevrolet Malibu driven by Stephanie Goodman, 43.