Joshua Lysinger Car Accident: Delaware State Police identify man killed in Middletown crash

Joshua Lysinger Obituary – Car Accident: Delaware State Police identify man killed in Middletown crash.

The Delaware State Police have identified 21-year-old Joshua Lysinger of Middletown, Delaware, as the man who died in a fatal crash that occurred in Middletown on October 28, 2023.

According to police, on October 28, 2023, at approximately 3:19 a.m., a black 2019 Chrysler 300 was traveling westbound on Blackbird Landing Road, east of State Route 13, at an apparent high rate of speed. The Chrysler failed to maintain its lane, traveled off the roadway, and collided with a dirt berm in a grassy drainage ditch. It continued to travel westbound in the ditch and collided with a utility pole. The Chrysler then struck the driveway culvert for a residence and went airborne, where it struck another utility pole. The Chrysler ultimately came to rest in the drainage ditch west of the second utility pole and became engulfed in fire.

The driver of the Chrysler now identified as Lysinger was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Delaware State Police Troop 2 Collision Reconstruction Unit continues investigating this incident. Troopers are asking anyone who witnessed this crash to contact Senior Corporal M. Calio by calling (302) 365-8483. Information may also be provided by sending a private Facebook message to the Delaware State Police or contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-847-3333.