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One Dead, Another Seriously Injured After Car Crash In Frankford

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FRANKFORD, Del. - One person is dead and another is seriously injured after a vehicle crash east of Frankford.

The incident occurred Sunday at 4:08PM at RoxanaRoad and Powell Farm Road. According to Delaware State Police, a 73-year-old Frandford man and woman were traveling eastward on Powell Farm Road when they failed to stop at the intersection. Upon entering the intersection, their vehicle was struck on its passenger side by 51-year-old DarrylMatthews of Laurel.

The 73-year-old female was flown to Christiana Hospital where she was admitted in serious condition. Her passenger, the 73-year-old male was pronounced dead at the scene. Both were not properly restrained at the time of the crash. Matthews did not require medical attention at the scene.
 
The crash is still under investigation and the names of the victims are being withheld pending family notification. No charges have been filed at this time.

 

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