Orange – Rush-Hour Interstate Accident
A portion of the highway was blocked following an accident in Orange late yesterday afternoon.
At 5:26 p.m., responders arrived on I-95 North and discovered a vehicle accident less than half a mile past Exit 41 (Marsh Hill Road). An unspecified number of vehicles crashed in the area, resulting in significant damage and injuries. The scene was quickly cordoned off to allow fire and EMS teams to assist all involved motorists. There was no report of entrapment, and the site was cleared less than an hour later. Authorities are currently investigating the incident and have yet to release additional details. This post will be updated as more info becomes available.
Rush-hour incidents are typically processed as quickly as possible to reduce the chances of additional accidents or injuries. Many highway incidents are caused by reckless or negligent behavior, so authorities will always investigate these factors among other possibilities. People are also frequently injured in these situations, and the involvement of negligence may allow these parties certain legal options that can help them cope and eventually find closure.
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