The driver was also charged with driving under the influence.

Delaware state troopers have charged a Millsboro man with two counts of vehicular assault after he was involved in a crash and found to be driving under the influence.

The incident occurred Friday, September 28, at approximately 3 a.m., when troopers were dispatched to the area of Millsboro Highway and Godwin School Road for a report of a crash. Upon arrival, it was determined that a 2016 BMW was headed east on Millsboro Highway when it failed to maintain its lane. The BMW entered into the westbound lane of travel and struck a 2009 Nissan Altima head on.

Upon contact with the operator of the BMW, 31-year-old Lamar Finney, an odor of alcohol was detected and a DUI investigation ensued.

The operator of the Altima, a 24-year-old male from Laurel was transported to the Beebe Medical Center with serious injuries. A passenger in the Altima, an 18-year-old female from Millsboro, was also transported to the Beebe Medical Center with serious injuries.

Finney was transported back to Troop 4 where he was charged vehicular assault first degree (2 counts), driving a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, failure to transfer title and registration and failure to remain within a single lane.

Finney was arraigned before the Justice of the Peace Court 3 and released on $7,002 unsecured bond.