Frankford Crash Leaves One Dead One Seriously Injured - New York News

Frankford Crash Leaves One Dead One Seriously Injured

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FRANKFORD, Del. -

A crash east of Frankford has left one dead and one seriously injured.

At 4:08 p.m. a 2012 Toyota Prius was traveling eastward on Powell Farm Road when the vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection with Roxana Road. The Toyota entered the intersection and its passenger side was struck by a 2006 Ford F350 that had been traveling north on Roxana Road.

The driver of the Toyota, a 73-year-old female from Frankford, was flown by State Police helicopter to Christiana Hospital, where she was admitted in serious condition. Her passenger, a 73-year-old male from Frankford, was pronounced dead at the scene. Both were not properly restrained at the time of the crash.

The driver of the Ford, Darryl Matthews, 51, of Laurel, did not require medical attention at the scene.

The Collision Reconstruction Unit is continuing its investigation into this crash, and no charges have been filed.

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