A service of Salisbury University and University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Selbyville Woman Dies From Bridgeville Car Accident

Delaware_State_Police_0.png
Delaware State Police Badge

BRIDGEVILLE, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police say a Selbyville woman has died after a three-vehicle crash west of Bridgeville.

Police announced Wednesday that say 71-year-old Carole Hoffman died Tuesday at Christiana Hospital from injuries sustained in the crash Sunday evening.

Four others were injured in the crash on Seashore Highway when police say Hoffman's eastbound car drifted into westbound lanes. Her car hit the side of a van, then struck an SUV head-on, causing it to spin out, then overturn in the road. A woman in the van and the three people in the SUV, including a 14-year-old boy, were taken to area hospitals.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.