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Laurel Police Arrest Man Involved in Hit-and-run Crash

Posted: 10/08/2017 21:20:00 -04:00 Updated:

LAUREL, Del. - The Laurel Police Department is releasing new details about an arrest made late last month.

Police said that on Sept. 27, 43-year-old Kevin Kovash of Laurel was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and driving while his license was suspended. Police say they were called to northbound Sussex Highway for a car that was not maintaining its lane of travel and had damage to the front. Police sat they were told the car had turned off the highway and was heading toward the center of town. In later 911 calls, people said the car had driven into a ditch on Gordy Road.

Police said that at the time they made contact with the driver, identified as Kovash, they discovered he was extremely intoxicated. Officers also said they discovered Kovash was involved in a hit-and-run crash involving several other vehicles in Delmar, Md. 

Kovash is now awaiting charges in Maryland. In Delaware, he was issued several traffic violations and released with a later court date. 

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