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Man Dies From Injuries Sustained in Dover Crash

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DOVER, Del- Delaware State Police announced Friday that a man involved in a two-car crash in Dover has died from his injuries.

Troopers said 27-year-old William R. Vonbirgelen, of Townsend, died Wednesday night.

The accident happened shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday on East Lebanon Road (SR10) east of Sorghum Mill Road. Authorities said Vonbirgelen was driving a 2002 Honda Civic when, for unknown reasons, the car crossed the median into the other lanes.

According to police, 25-year-old Ashley N. Hurd attempted to avoid the accident but was struck from behind by the Civic, causing both vehicles to spin out.

Vonbirgelen was taken to Kent General Hospital before being flown to Christiana Medical Center where he was listed in critical condition prior to succumbing to his injuries. Hurd taken to Kent General where she was treated for her injuries and released.

The DSP Reconstruction Unit continues to investigate the crash.

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