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Delaware State Police are investigating a crash Sunday afternoon that killed a motorcyclist from Odenton, Maryland.

Troopers said the 30-year old woman was riding a motorcycle in the left lane of southbound I-95 just before the Welcome Center at 4:30 p.m. on October 18, 2020, when a vehicle changed lanes in front of her.

Investigators said the motorcyclist attempted to avoid a collision, but hit the left side of the vehicle, and was thrown from the bike.

The victim was treated at the scene by New Castle County paramedics but was pronounced dead at Christiana Hospital.

The drive of the other vehicle, a 29-year old woman from Woodbury, New Jersey, was not hurt.

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