the republic logo

Delaware State Police: Woman dies a week after Hockessin crash that killed husband


HOCKESSIN, Delaware — Delaware State Police say a woman seriously injured last week in a crash that killed her husband has died.

The crash occurred March 23 in Hockessin when police say a Honda CRV turning left from Old Wilmington Road onto Lancaster Pike pulled into the path of a Saab 95.

The driver of the Honda, 69-year-old Vijayachandra Babu of Hockessin, was taken to Christiana Hospital Trauma Center, where police say he was pronounced dead. His wife, 73-year-old Tulasi Babu, was taken to the Christiana Hospital with serious injuries. Police say she was pronounced dead at the hospital on Wednesday.

Police said three teens in the Saab suffered injuries that were not believed to be life threatening.

The crash remains under investigation.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)


Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.