Police: Head-on Crash Injures 2, Alcohol Believed a Factor - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Police: Head-on Crash Injures 2, Alcohol Believed a Factor

Posted: Updated:

CHRISTIANA, Del. (AP)- Delaware State Police say alcohol is believed to be a factor in a head-on crash that injured two people, one critically.
    
The crash occurred Monday night along state Route 273.
    
Sgt. Richard Bratz says an eastbound pickup truck swerved into westbound traffic and hit a Nissan Altima head-on. Bratz says alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.
    
New Castle County Paramedics spokeswoman Sgt. Abigail Haas says the driver of the Nissan, a 24-year-old man, was taken to Christiana Hospital in critical condition with internal injuries and injuries to the head and chest. Bratz says the passenger in the car was taken to the hospital with minor injuries and the driver of the truck wasn't injured.
    
State police are investigating the crash.
    

  • Most Popular VideosMost Popular VideosMore>>

  • Price Comparison: Where to Buy Crabs Over Memorial Day Weekend

    Price Comparison: Where to Buy Crabs Over Memorial Day Weekend

    For many people on Delmarva, a favorite way to spend the Memorial Day holiday weekend is by enjoying blue crabs. If you're planning on buying crabs for carryout - either live or steamed - prices vary widely depending on location. Check out the price list for an idea about how much it will cost you to buy crabs from some local places in the area. Unless otherwise noted, prices listed are for #1 (large) males.

    More

    For many people on Delmarva, a favorite way to spend the Memorial Day holiday weekend is by enjoying blue crabs. If you're planning on buying crabs for carryout - either live or steamed - prices vary widely depending on location. Check out the price list for an idea about how much it will cost you to buy crabs from some local places in the area. Unless otherwise noted, prices listed are for #1 (large) males.

    More
  • Historic Seaford Diner Torn Down

    Historic Seaford Diner Torn Down

    One of the last remaining 1950's diner cars on Delmarva is now nothing but rubble.

    The Seaford Eagle Diner was ripped down Tuesday morning so the owners can re-build a new restaurant on site. Owner Serkan Darilmaz says the diner was in such bad shape that renovating it would've come at an astronomical cost.

    More

    One of the last remaining 1950's diner cars on Delmarva is now nothing but rubble.

    The Seaford Eagle Diner was ripped down Tuesday morning so the owners can re-build a new restaurant on site. Owner Serkan Darilmaz says the diner was in such bad shape that renovating it would've come at an astronomical cost.

    More
  • WBOC Early Morning Weather for Wednesday, May 24, 2017

    WBOC Early Morning Weather for Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Powered by Frankly

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices