Woman seriously injured
Delaware State Police are investigating a serious crash involving a golf cart that took place in Dagsboro Saturday night.
The incident occurred at around 8:15 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, at the Tuckahoe Acres Camping Resort. Thomas Rivera, 47, of Lebanon, Pennsylvania, was operating an EZ-Go golf cart on Tuckahoe Trail in the area of Sitting Bull Trail, with a 47-year-old female, also from Lebanon, as a front seat passenger. Rivera lost control of the golf cart, which caused both he and his passenger to be ejected and thrown onto the roadway.
The female passenger sustained serious injuries and was flown by Delaware State Police helicopter to Peninsula Regional Medical Center. Thomas Rivera sustained minor injuries and was also treated at Peninsula Regional Medical Center.
Rivera was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and released, pending a future court appearance.