UPDATE: Wife of man killed in Newark area crash also dies
By Amy Cherry

Updated Monday, May 5, 2014 - 9:37am

The wife of a man, who died in a crash this weekend in the Newark area has also died.

72-year-old Georgene Dorris was pronounced dead at Christiana Hospital early Sunday morning.

Police say her husband, 77-year-old John Dorris was driving erratically on Route 273 near Old Baltimore Pike Saturday night.

Police say their car struck two signs before going airborne and striking girders for the ramp to I-95.
John Dorris was killed instantly.

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