- Associated Press - Saturday, October 22, 2016

LAUREL, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck.

State Police say the crash happened around 2 p.m. Friday. State Police say the driver of a pickup truck, 71-year-old Andrea C. Reid of Laurel, was driving on Old Stage Road approaching the intersection of Whitesville Road when she filed to stop for a stop sign. Police say she was struck by the driver of a tractor-trailer pulling a partially loaded feed trailer.

State Police say Reid was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from her vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say speed and alcohol are not factors in the crash.

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