Newark crash leaves one dead

A Saturday evening crash leaves a Newark man dead.

Around 7:30 p.m. a pickup truck operated by David Christian of Newark crossed from the northbound lanes of Sunset Lake Road.

The vehicle headed into traffic in the southbound lanes and was struck by a vehicle driven by Jeffrey Grayson of Newark.

The 49-year-old Christian was pronounced dead at the scene.

Grayson was taken to Christiana Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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