Milton Crash Leaves Lewes Man Dead


A crash in the Milton area has left a Lewes man dead.

Delaware State Police say a northbound driver on Cedar Creek Road near Reynolds Pond road started to rotate on a curve in the roadway. A southbound SUV struck the car, sending it into a tree.

The driver of the car, a 76-year-old Lewes man, died at the scene. His name is being withheld until relatives are contacted.

The SUV’S driver and passenger were taken to a hospital for injuries that police say were not life-threatening.

The road was closed for about two-and-a-half hours Wednesday afternoon. The fatal crash is still under investigation.