Middletown accident leads to DUI charges
By The Associated Press

Updated Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 11:34am

State police say a 21-year-old man is facing drunken driving charges following an accident in Middletown that caused a tanker trailer carrying latex paint to overturn.

State police say the accident occurred about 2 a.m. Tuesday on Route 301 north of Warwick Road when a van traveling in the wrong lane collided with the tractor trailer.

Authorities say the driver of a van, 21-year-old Yuni Gonzalez, is facing charges including driving under the influence. Gonzalez and the tractor trailer driver were treated at Christiana Hospital for minor described as not life threatening.

State Police say a small amount of paint spilled from the tanker and state environmental officials were supervising removal of the rest. The tanker was expected to be removed from the scene by about midday.

Copyright © Sep 19, 2014, WDEL/Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

WDEL News Tools:
Printer friendly version
Back to homepage

 Latest News

 Follow Us

Facebook Twitter
RSS Mobile
Email Updates

Copyright © 2014, Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.   Terms of Use.
WDEL Statement of Equal Employment Opportunity and Outreach