Two Dead Following Tuesday Morning Crash in Harbeson

Delaware State Police are investigating a double fatal crash that happened early on Tuesday morning in Harbeson.

Troopers say the crash happened around 6:39 a.m. on Harbeson Road south of Rust Road. A 2007 Mazda 6 traveling northbound collided nearly head-on with 2012 Hyundai Santa Fe traveling southbound.

The Mazda driver, a 46-year-old Joppa, Maryland woman wasn’t wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Hyundai driver, a 76-year-old Spring Grove, Pennsylvania man was wearing a seatbelt but was pronounced dead at the scene.

Harbeson Road was closed for around three hours while the crash was investigated and cleared.