A crash east of Frankford has left one dead and one seriously injured.
At 4:08 p.m. a 2012 Toyota Prius was traveling eastward on Powell Farm Road when the vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection with Roxana Road. The Toyota entered the intersection and its passenger side was struck by a 2006 Ford F350 that had been traveling north on Roxana Road.
The driver of the Toyota, a 73-year-old female from Frankford, was flown by State Police helicopter to Christiana Hospital, where she was admitted in serious condition. Her passenger, a 73-year-old male from Frankford, was pronounced dead at the scene. Both were not properly restrained at the time of the crash.
The driver of the Ford, Darryl Matthews, 51, of Laurel, did not require medical attention at the scene.
The Collision Reconstruction Unit is continuing its investigation into this crash, and no charges have been filed.
We stay unsettled through the first half of Saturday. Cooler air moves in late weekend with a nice stretch of weather beginning Sunday.
There may be some showers around tonight as we stay mostly cloudy and humid. Clouds hang on Saturday with some early rain but it'll turn much cooler and less humid throughout the day. High temperatures will only be in the low to mid 70s.
The sun returns for the second half of the weekend with a breezy and nice Sunday. Temperatures slowly warm next week as we enjoy days of sunshine and pleasant late summer weather.