Tropical Storm Likely Cause of Death of Milford Woman

Delaware State Police are investigating the death of an adult woman in Milford.

The incident happened around 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday morning at North Shore Drive. Officials say they do not suspect foul play and the death appears to be storm related.

The victim was outside assessing storm damage and was struck with a tree branch that fell.

The body will be turned over to the Delaware Division of Forensic Science for an autopsy to be performed.