DART bus struck by bullet near Millsboro

August 19, 2014

An unoccupied DART bus was struck by a bullet Aug. 16 as the bus traveled along a Millsboro area road.

The driver was traveling eastbound on Mount Joy Road west of Doc Frame Road at 5:41 a.m. when a bullet from an unknown firearm struck the vehicle, said Sgt. Paul Shavack of the Delaware State Police.

The bullet pierced the side of the bus and entered the passenger compartment; there were no passengers on the bus during the incident, said Shavack.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Sgt. Gerald Windish at 856-5850 ext. 218, 1-800-TIP-333, go to or send a text to 274637 using keyword DSP.