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Woman Killed in Crash West of Millsboro

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MILLSBORO, Del.Delaware State Police are investigating a two vehicle crash which has left a 59-year-old woman dead, on Conaway Road 
Police said the incident happened around 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon.

Authorities said 21-year-old Dakota Price of Laurel was driving a Chevy minivan westbound on Phillips Hill Road approaching the intersection of Conaway Road when for some unknown reason he traveled off of the right side of the roadway into an open field. The van continued traveling approximately 250' through the open field in a northwest direction. 

Police said the car then reentered onto Conaway Road with the front striking the left driver's side door of Ford minivan driven by Janice Adams of Pittsville.
Authorities said Adams was traveling southbound on Conaway Road, preparing to stop behind several other vehicles for a posted stop sign at the intersection with Phillips Hill Road.

After the violent impact, both vehicles traveled off of the west edge of Conaway Road and came to rest in the middle of an open field.

Adams was pronounced dead at the scene.

Patrick G. Adams, a front seat passenger in the Ford minivan was transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center where he was treated and released for minor injuries. 

A 16-year-old girl was also a back seat passenger in the same minivan.

She was admitted for serious injuries at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore.

Price was transported to Beebe Hospital where he was treated and released with minor injuries.

The intersection of Conaway Road and Phillips Hill Road was closed to traffic for approximately four hours while the crash was investigated and cleared.

Police continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding this crash. There have been no charges filed at this time, pending the conclusion of the investigation.
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