Troopers Investigating Serious Accident Involving A Pedestrian in Rehoboth Beach


Rehoboth Beach – Just after 12:15 Sunday morning, August 11, 2019, rescue crews from the Rehoboth Beach VFC responded to Coastal Hwy and Church Street for reports of a pedestrian struck.

Delaware State Police issued the following statement:

“Rehoboth Beach, Delaware – Delaware State Police are on the scene of a crash involving a pedestrian that occurred at approximately 12:17 a.m., Sunday, August 11, 2019, which has Coastal Highway (SR 1) northbound north of Church Street closed.

Motorists can expect delays in the area and are advised to seek alternate routes of travel. For information regarding traffic conditions and road closure.”

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