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 Delmar High School Car Accident: HS Student Dies in Salisbury Crash

Salisbury, Maryland – A tragic car accident in Salisbury has claimed the life of a Delmar High School student, leaving the entire community in shock and mourning. Authorities are actively investigating the incident that occurred in the early hours of Saturday, October 7, 2023.

The Tragic Accident

The accident occurred at approximately 12:30 AM on Saturday when a vehicle collided with a utility pole in the vicinity of South Salisbury Boulevard and Lloyd Street. The impact of the crash was devastating, resulting in the tragic loss of a Delmar High School student’s life. Another student is currently in critical condition, and the driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries.

Investigation Underway

Local law enforcement agencies are working diligently to determine the cause of the accident. The teen driver of the vehicle involved in the crash has been arrested, pending further investigation. Maryland State Police conducted a crash reconstruction on Saturday morning as part of their efforts to piece together the events leading up to the collision.

Additionally, the collision caused a power outage in the surrounding area, affecting several blocks. However, power has since been restored, according to officials.

Seeking Information

Authorities are urging anyone with information related to the incident to come forward and assist in the ongoing investigation. You can contact the Salisbury Police at 410-548-3165 with any pertinent details.

Delmar School District Offers Condolences and Support

In the wake of this heartbreaking tragedy, the Delmar School District extends its deepest condolences to the family of the student who lost their life and to all those affected by this devastating loss. The entire Delmar community is in a state of grief and sorrow.

The school district acknowledges the overwhelming pain felt by the community and expresses gratitude to neighboring educational institutions, including Wicomico County Public Schools and nearby Delaware school districts, for offering additional counselors to provide support to students and staff. The district is committed to offering assistance to all those impacted by this tragic event in the coming days.

Community’s Outpouring of Support

The Delmar School District believes that both private and public initiatives will soon be initiated to express the community’s heartfelt support for the grieving family during this incredibly difficult time.

As the investigation continues, the Delmar community comes together to remember and mourn the young life lost in this tragic car accident, reminding everyone of the importance of safety on the roads and the need for mutual support during times of crisis.

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