An 88-year-old Delaware man died Sunday morning after state police say his car veered off the road in Newark.
According to police, the driver was identified as 88-year-old Charles Yenkevich of Newark.
Police say Yenkevich was driving a 2004 Chrysler PT cruiser westbound on Ogletown Stanton Road, west of Cheswold Boulevard, when it veered off the road, over the curb and into some bushes just before 9 a.m.
Police say Yenkevich was rushed to Christiana Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Investigators say Yenkevich was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
Troopers are continuing to investigate the crash.
Saturday will start off unsettled, especially S&E, but towards the afternoon most of us should remain drier with light scattered showers.
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Weekend, clouds will stick around throughout Saturday and Sunday as wet weather dampens the first weekend in August. Saturday will start off unsettled, especially S&E, but towards the afternoon most of us should remain drier with light scattered showers. There is a better chance for more widespread precipitation Sunday with on and off showers/thunderstorms possible.
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