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.
Summer is not over just yet! 90 degree temperatures will take us into September. Much of the week ahead is looking hot with temps in the 90's and upper 80's.
There is a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms Monday and Tuesday.
Unsettled weather will continue through Labor Day with temperatures soaring in the 90's. We aren't looking at a washout but there will be pop up showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening on Monday.
Monday (90/72): Clouds/Storm
Tuesday (93/71): Clouds/Storm
Wednesday (87/63) Mostly Sunny