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Driver Injured in Crash With Tractor-Trailer


WILMINGTON, Del. (AP)- Delaware State Police say a driver was critically injured when his car rear-ended a tractor-trailer on Interstate 95.

It happened about 2:20 a.m. Monday on northbound I-95 near Churchmans Road in Wilmington. Troopers say 22-year-old Najee Rogers of Wilmington lost control of his car drove into the rear of a tractor-trailer.

Police say the rig's driver, 29-year-old Richard Lyvers of Springfield, Ky., pulled onto the shoulder after feeling the impact of the crash. Authorities say rescuers found Rogers' car lodged under the tractor-trailer.

Rogers was removed from his car and taken to Christiana Hospital in critical condition. Lyvers was not hurt.

The crash is under investigation.


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