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Sussex Countian
  • Millsboro woman, 77, dies in crash

  • A 77-year-old Millsboro woman died April 22 in a crash on Banks Road in Millsboro.
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  • A 77-year-old Millsboro woman died April 22 in a crash on Banks Road in Millsboro.
    According to the Delaware State Police, the accident occurred around 9 a.m. as Frances Baskwill, 75, of Millsboro, drove a 2004 Toyota Matrix south on Banks Road. Police said when Baskwill began to turn left towards Friendship Drive, the front of her vehicle collided with the front of a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu, which was traveling north on Banks Road and was operated by 38-year-old John Albright, also of Millsboro.
    Baskwill and her passenger, Patricia Murphy, were transported to Beebe Healthcare. Baskwill suffered non-life-threatening injuries to her lower body. Murphy was pronounced dead at the hospital. Albright was not injured. Police said all occupants were properly restrained at the time of the crash.
    Police are continuing their investigation into this crash and no charges have been filed. Banks Road was closed for about three hours as the scene was investigated and cleared.
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