On Feb. 5, an accident involving a van and a tractor trailer resulted in the deaths of two people in Maryland. State Police reported that the crash occurred at the Route 113 and Bishopville Road intersection in Bishopville.
Authorities stated that a 40-year-old man who was driving the van failed to stop at a red light at the intersection. Both the man and his 38-year-old female passenger died at the scene. It appeared that the driver of the tractor-trailer did not suffer any injuries as a result of the crash. The crash caused Route 113 to be closed for about eight hours following the incident.