WILMINGTON, Del. - Delaware State Police say they have charges pending for a 46-year-old female from Wilmington in connection with a serious crash that occurred on Concord Pike Friday evening.
According to reports, preliminary investigation indicates that the crash occurred Friday evening at approximately 6:49 PM as Kimberly Mauk, 46, of Wilmington, was operating a 2007 Honda Odyssey traveling Concord Pike southbound making a left turn at the intersection of Fairfax Boulevard. The Odyssey reportedly turned left directly in the path of a northbound 2005 Honda Accord being operated by a 37-year-old male from Newark where the vehicles collided within the intersection.
Troopers say the 37-year-old male driver of the Honda Accord was transported to the Christiana Hospital Trauma Center with non-life threatening injuries. The 35-year-old female passenger was reportedly transported to the Christiana Hospital Trauma Center and admitted in critical condition. Reports say the 3-year-old male and 15-month0old female passengers were transported to the Christiana Hospital Trauma Center where they were treated and released with minor injuries. All were allegedly properly restrained within the vehicle. Mauk was reportedly transported to the Christiana Hospital Trauma Center where she was admitted with non-life threatening injuries.
After further investigation, troopers say Mauk was found to be driving under the influence of alcohol. Troopers reportedly have active warrants for Mauk including 4th Offense Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Vehicular Assault. She will allegedly be formally charged and arraigned upon her release from the hospital.
Concord Pike northbound was reportedly completely closed for approximately three hours while the crash was investigated and cleared. Troopers say they are continuing to investigate this crash.