Delaware (July 14, 2012) A man was killed in an accident on Interstate 95 in Newport. The crash occurred shortly after 1:00 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-95 near Churchman’s Marsh according to State Police.
Walter Gross, a 60-year-old male from Wilmingtonw, was driving his taxi when he slammed into the back of a dump truck. Gross and his 46-year-old passenger were extricated from the wreckage by emergency personnel. Both victims were transported to Christiana Hospital where Gross later passed away.
The accident is under investigation.