Maryland woman dies in crash near Seaford

SEAFORD, DE – (AP) Delaware State Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash near Seaford that killed a Federalsburg, Maryland, woman.

It happened about 6:30 last night on Atlanta Road, north of Bucks Branch Road.

Police say a car driven by 41-year-old Janice Hayes was traveling on the southbound shoulder, then crossed the southbound lane into the northbound lane. Her car collided with an oncoming pickup truck.

Hayes died at the scene. The Greenwood man in the pickup truck suffered non life-threatening injuries and was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center.

Police say alcohol is not believed to have contributed to the crash.