Single car crashes into ditch

Delaware State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that occurred late Saturday night in Laurel.

that has left a Millsboro woman hospitalized in serious condition.

The incident occurred around 10:30 p.m. on May 11, on Gordy Road, in the area of Whitesville Road. A 2007 Nissan Sentra, being operated by a 38-year-old Millsboro woman, was travelling southbound at an apparent high rate of speed when she failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Whitesville Road. After proceeding through the intersection, the Nissan traveled off the south side of Whitesville Road into a grassy area, where it came to a stop after hitting the embankment of a ditch.

The driver, who was not seat-belted, was transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center in serious condition.

The investigation is ongoing.