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*UPDATE- Victim Identified* Delaware State Police Investigate Fatal Single Vehicle Collision- Harrington

Date Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2021

Harrington, DE- Delaware State Police have identified the individual who died during a fatal motor vehicle collision on October 3, 2021, as Angela M. Stafford, 34, of Dover.

On Sunday, at approximately 12:40 p.m., Stafford was operating a 2008 Ford Ranger southbound on Whiteleysburg Road north of Brownsville Road, approaching a right curve. Stafford started to lose control of the Ranger as the right-side tires traveled off the west edge of the roadway. The truck traveled back onto the roadway, crossed over into the northbound lane, and overturned as it traveled off the east edge of the roadway before coming to rest.

Stafford was not wearing a seatbelt, sustained fatal injuries, and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

This crash remains under investigation by the Delaware State Police Troop 3 Collision Reconstruction Unit. Anyone with witness information regarding the collision is asked to contact Master Corporal Joseph Lane by calling 302-698-8457. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.

Delaware State Police Investigate Fatal Single Vehicle Collision- Harrington

If you or someone you know is a victim or witness of a crime or have lost a loved one to a sudden death and are in need of assistance, the Delaware State Police Victim Services Unit/Delaware Victim Center is available to offer you support and resources 24 hours a day through a toll-free hotline 1800 VICTIM-1. (1-800-842-8461). You may also email the unit Director at Debra.Reed@delaware.gov.

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