UPDATE 3/10: Delaware State Police have recognized the sufferer of Sunday’s deadly bike crash as Stewart Northan III, 22, of Delmar, Md.
DELMAR, Del. – Delaware State Police are investigating a deadly bike accident that claimed the lifetime of a Delmar man. On Sunday March 7, 2021, shortly earlier than 3:30 p.m., a 2018 Suzuki sport-style bike was touring southbound on Sussex Freeway, approaching the intersection of Allen’s Mill Street within the left lane.
A 2005 Ford Escape has been stopped at a cease signal on Allen’s Mill Street, ready to cross the Sussex Freeway southbound and head north. The Ford went from the cease signal instantly into the trail of the Suzuki and was unable to keep away from the collision.
The entrance of the automobile struck the left rear of the Suzuki within the left lane. The pressure of the impression triggered the rider to eject the bike and the bike instantly caught fireplace after coming to a cease. The Ford got here to a cease within the merge lane of the northbound Sussex Freeway.
The 22-year-old operator of the Suzuki was pronounced lifeless on the scene. The identification of the sufferer is pending notification to the subsequent of kin. The 32-year-old Ford operator was not injured.
The crash remains to be underneath investigation by the Delaware State Police Troop 7 Collision Reconstruction Unit. Anybody with info concerning the collision ought to name (302) -644-5020.