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.
Today's weather? Cloudy, muggy, and eventually, stormy. If you get a strong to severe storm, it would probably be lat afternoon and evening. Highs in the upper 70s. Some of the storms will produce locally heavy rain and gusty winds.
This system is from the same cold front that caused the midwest tornadoes. It will also usher in cooler air for the holiday weekend.