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Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.

*UPDATE-Victim Identified* Troopers Investigating Serious Crash Involving a Pedestrian – Wilmington

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Wilmington – The Delaware State Police have identified Marcie L. Griggs, 52, of Wilmington as the pedestrian who was struck by a 2015 Honda Civic, as she attempted to cross the roadway, in a collision that occurred at approximately 9:51 p.m., Sunday, April 14, 2019 on Kirkwood Hwy., in the area of Duncan Rd.

Griggs was  transported to the Christiana Hospital where she remained in critical condition for two days. On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, she succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased.

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Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Sgt. D. Alexander of the Troop 2 Collision Reconstruction Unit by calling 302-365-8484.

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Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Michael Austin

Released:041719 0830


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