PRESS RELEASE

Sergeant Paul Shavack
Email: Paul.Shavack@state.de.us


UPDATE, MILFORD MAN INJURED IN CRASH


***UPDATE***

 

DSP News Release:  Milford Man Injured in Crash

 

Location: Southbound DE Rt. 1 north of the Puncheon Connector, Dover, DE

 

Date and Time of Occurrence:  Monday, October 31, 2011 at 2:35 p.m.

 

Operator and Vehicle:

 

-Wayne Wolfe, 62, Milford, DE

-2010 Ford Fusion

 

Resume:   

Dover, DE- The Delaware State Police are investigating a single car crash in which a Milford man was slightly injured this afternoon in Dover.

 

The crash happened at approximately 2:35 p.m. as Wayne Wolfe, 62, was traveling northbound on DE Rt. 1 just south of the Dover Toll Plaza. Wolfe’s vehicle then left the northbound lanes, crossed the grass median, and entered into the southbound lanes of Rt. 1, still traveling in a northbound direction. His vehicle then traveled off of the west edge of the southbound lanes where it struck several small trees before coming to rest in a small wooded area.

 

Wayne Wolfe was trapped in his vehicle for a period of time until he could be freed by responding emergency workers. He was then transported by EMS to the Kent General Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries.

 

DE Rt. 1 southbound was partially closed for approximately two hours as the crash was investigated and cleared.

 

This crash remains under investigation at this time.

 

 

Released Monday, October 31, 2011 at 6:25 p.m.

 

 

Original releases below

 

 

 

***UPDATE***

 

Resume:

Dover, DE- All lanes of DE Rt. 1 southbound have been re-opened at this time. Commuters should still expect delays.

 

This crash remains under investigation at this time.

 

Released Monday, October 31, 2011 at 4:10 p.m.

 

Original release below

 

 

DSP News Release:  Traffic Advisory- DE Rt. 1 Southbound Partially Closed Due to Crash

 

Location: DE Rt. 1 north of the Puncheon Run Connector (south of the Dover Toll Plaza), Dover, DE

 

Date and Time of Occurrence:  Monday, October 31, 2011 at approximately 3:00 p.m.

 

Resume: 

Dover, DE- The Delaware State Police are currently investigating a one vehicle personal injury motor vehicle crash which has partially shut down DE Rt. 1 southbound south of the Dover Toll Plaza.

 

Initial indication is that the crash involves one vehicle with a subject trapped inside. The left hand lane of southbound Rt. 1 at the scene is open at this time; however, commuters should expect delays and use alternate means of travel around the area if possible.

 

More detailed information will be released upon the completion of the investigation.

 

 

Released Monday, October 31, 2011 at 3:25 p.m.

 
Last Updated: Tuesday, 01-Nov-2011 15:06:33 EDT
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