Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.
Dewey Beach- The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is currently assisting the Dewey Beach Police Department with the investigation of a fatal motor vehicle crash on Coastal Highway in the area of Salisbury and New Orleans St.
Traffic in both directions is being diverted onto side streets which is causing significant delays. It is recommend that you avoid the area and seek alternate routes of travel. Portions of the roadway are expected to be closed for an extended amount of time.
Further updates regarding the crash will follow as information becomes available.
Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Michael Austin
Released: 102117 1948