Bear killed in crash after multiple sightings around Delaware: police

Delaware State Police say a bear is dead after it was seen roaming around the state this past week.

The bear, named "Delabear" by police, was fatally struck by a vehicle on Route 1 in New Castle late Tuesday night.

Its body has since been removed from the roadway, according to authorities.


Multiple bear sightings reported in Delaware neighborhood: police

Police in one Delaware city are alerting residents of a bear roaming around the neighborhood.

The driver did not sustain any injuries.

Police say this comes after multiple bear sightings were reported in the area.

Residents are being urged to stay cautious, and "keep an eye out for wildlife when driving."