UPDATE: Milton man dies after crashing into home early Saturday morning


2/6 UPDATE: Delaware State Police say the victim in this crash has died as a result of his injuries.

The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Charles Maxwell of Milton.

The crash remains under investigation.


MILTON, Del. – A Milton man is in critical condition after crashing into a home on Harbeson Road.

Delaware State Police say around 12:30 a.m. Saturday, a Mercedes Benz E-320 driven by a 20-year-old man was traveling southbound on Harbeson Road, near Diamond Farm Road. Police say the driver was speeding.

As the Mercedes approached a curve, it went off the road, and hit a stop sign, according to police. The vehicle flipped, say police, hitting the garage of a nearby home. Police say the Mercedes went through the wall, and landed on top of a parked Toyota 4-Runner.

The driver of the Mercedes was wearing a seatbelt, and police say he is in an area hospital in critical condition.

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