On thurday at 4:30 PM Adrian Ciprian Matei, 21, of Romania was attempting to cross heavy traffic in the middle of the road and was struck by a hit and run SUV in the north bound lanes just south of the Troop 7 State Police Station near the Jiffy Lube (Southbound Photo of Police Barracks Entrance). The cyclist was air lifted to Christiana Hospital and is listed in critical condition.
From the Wilmington News Journal –
The driver of a sport utility vehicle turned herself in to state police Friday after a hit-and-run crash near Lewes that left a bicyclist seriously injured on Thursday.
The bicyclist’s condition has deteriorated, police said Friday, and the driver, who was arraigned on other outstanding charges, has not yet been charged in the accident with the bicyclist.”
It should also be noted that the SUV driver a 35 year old woman was driving with a suspended license.