20-year-old, Dover Air Force Base member dies in Dover crash Friday evening

DOVER, Del.- Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal crash that happened Friday evening in Dover.

Police said around 5:30 p.m. a 20-year-old male, from Wilmington, NC, was driving a Red Honda CBR 900R motorcycle, eastbound on the Puncheon Run Connector.

Police said he was driving fast when he approached a left turn and then failed to get around the turn causing him to travel off the south edge of the road and hit a guardrail.

Officers said the male was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is being withheld at this time pending the notification of next of kin.

They said he was an active member of the United States Air Force Base assigned to the Dover Air Force Base.

If anyone has information regarding the incident, they are asked to call Delaware State Police at 302-698-8457.


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