Delaware State Police investigating fatal Georgetown crash, name released

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8/17 UPDATE: Delaware State Police have identified the victim in Sunday morning’s fatal crash in Georgetown.

The victim has been identified as 75-year-old Radia Balfour of Felton, DE.


GEORGETOWN, Del.–Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal car crash that happened Sunday morning.

Police said around 10 a.m. a 42-year-old woman was driving, a 2009 Toyota Camry, on Sand Hill Rd. when she lost control of her car and spun off the road.

Police said the car slid in the grass and hit a tree.

We’re told a passenger in that car was not wearing a seat belt and was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, but died a short time later.

As for the driver of the car, she was taken to the hospital as well, but with non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding the crash is asked to call state police at 302-644-5020.

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