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Woman Killed, Husband Injured In Vehicle Collision Near Milton

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MILTON, Del. - Delaware State Police say a woman was killed and her husband was injured when the minivan she was driving hi a truck tractor on Route 1 near Milton.
    
It happened about 1:50 p.m. Tuesday. Troopers say 49-year-old Joseph Waples of Ellendale was driving the truck when entered a center crossover, stopped at a stop sign and continued onto Route 1.
    
Police say the truck entered the path of a minivan driven by 72-year-old Margaret Clift of Lewes. Authorities say Clift's vehicle struck the rear tires of the truck.
    
Troopers say Margaret Clift died at a hospital. Her husband, 73-year-old James Clift, a passenger in the minivan, was taken to a hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.
    
No charges have been file at this time. The crash is currently under investigation. Investigators are requesting that any witnesses to this crash contact Corporal J. Wheatley at 302-644-5020 ext. 118

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