Single Vehicle Crash Near Greenwood Injures Seaford Teen


A Seaford teen was cited after a crash just after 12:30 this morning northeast of Greenwood. Delaware State Police tell the Talk of Delmarva that the teen was northbound on Shawnee Road when he drifted off the edge of the roadway and struck three trees. The teen was properly restrained and taken to an area…

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Travel Advisory: Route 24 Delay Near Lewes


UPDATE: 12:38 P.M. – Travelers can expect intermittent lane restrictions on John J. Williams Highway (Route 24) in the area of Mulberry Knoll Road due to repairs to a downed pole. Shawnee Road has fully reopened in the area of Hidden Meadow Lane. (earlier story) Motorists who are out early on New Year’s morning are…

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Milford Woman Charged with 5th DUI after Shawnee Road Crash


A crash Saturday night just before 10 led to the arrest of a Milford woman.  Delaware State Police found a vehicle overturned near Shawnee Road and Harvest Lane in Greenwood.  When troopers contacted the driver, 53 year old Patricia Prettyman, they smelled alcohol.  A computer check showed Prettyman had four previous DUI convictions.  Two passengers…

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Chicken Truck Overturns in Crash Near Greenwood


Just before midnight a 28 year old Harrington man driving an Explorer ran a stop sign at Shawnee and Staytonville Roads east of Greenwood causing a live haul tractor trailer to overturn.  Delaware State Police say both drivers were taken to Milford Memorial Hospital – and charges are pending against the Harrington man.  Crews were…

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