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Man Charged in Deadly Dover Crash

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The crash happened on McKee Road near Seskinore Court in Dover. The crash happened on McKee Road near Seskinore Court in Dover.

DOVER, Del.- A 23-year-old Dover man has been charged with vehicular homicide following the death of 62-year-old Derik Percorini of Dover early Sunday morning, police said.

Percorini was driving a 2002 Honda Accord northbound on McKee Road between the intersections of Scarborough Road and West Denney's Road, police said.

According to police, a little before 3 a.m., Marcus Thomas was driving a 2006 Nissan Altima southbound in the northbound lane when he collided head-on with the Honda Accord near Seskinore Court.

Percorini died as a result of his injuries. Thomas suffered minor injuries and was found to be under the influence of alcohol at the time of the crash, police said.

Thomas was charged with first-degree vehicular homicide and additional traffic offenses, according to police. 

 

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