Update #1 – Name Released – Fatal Crash Involving a Pedestrian

The victim of the fatal crash on February 6, 2019 on Woodlawn Avenue has been identified as 24 year-old Ken Fontal of Newark.  Fontal was jogging at the time of the crash.  The incident is still under investigation by the Newark Police Department Traffic Unit and no charges have been filed.

Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact Cpl. R. Vernon at (302) 366-7100 x. 3452 or rvernon@newark.de.us.  Additional methods to provide information to Newark Police can be found on our tips page.

Original Press Release: Fatal Crash Involving a Pedestrian