Wrong-Way Driver Arrested, Charged With DUI And Other Offenses


A pursuit with police has resulted in several charges against a Lincoln man.

According to Delaware State Police, a trooper responded to Bay Road in the area of Kitts Hummock Road Sunday night for a report of a vehicle going northbound in the southbound lane. The driver ignored the officer’s attempts to get him to stop, and stop-sticks were deployed by other troopers. The smell of alcohol led to an investigation.

State Police said 26-year-old Kenneth Barlow is charged with DUI, disregarding a police officer’s signal and other violations. Barlow was being held at Sussex Correctional Institution on secured bond.

Delaware State Police released these charges against Kenneth Barlow:

  • Disregarding a Police Officers Signal (Felony)
  • Driving a Vehicle Under the Influence
  • Failure to Have Insurance in Possession
  • Failure to Maintain Lane
  • Must Maintain Travel Lane
  • Failure to Obey Traffic Device
  • Driving on the Wrong Side of the Road

Barlow was arraigned in the Justice of the Peace Court #7 and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on a $2,400.00 secured bond.