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97-Year-Old Twins Found Dead in RI Driveway

07 March 2017, 12:44 | Leonard Manning

Martha Williams and Jean Haley both 97 were found by police when a report was made around 8am on Saturday of a woman laying in her driveway

Martha Williams and Jean Haley both 97 were found by police when a report was made around 8am on Saturday of a woman laying in her driveway

Police said Jean Young Haley and Martha Young Williams died after they fell outside Ms Haley's house in Barrington, Rhode Island, and became stranded in the cold.

The Barrington Police Department released a statement Saturday saying the sisters were found in front of Jean's home Saturday morning; Martha appeared to have fallen while walking to her auto, and Jean was found in the garage, having apparently tripped on the way inside while attempting to call for help.

The force said the twins had gone for an evening out with a younger sister, aged 89, who had already left for home when they got into trouble at around 8.30pm.

John Haley said the women, who were healthy and active, were outside for about 11 hours before they were found. The sisters were immediately transported to Rhode Island Hospital where they later died.

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Jean Haley and Martha Williams arrived in the world together almost a century ago.

Temperatures were freezing with a chilly wind overnight Friday into Saturday, when much of New England saw some if its coldest temperatures of the winter.

ELDERLY twins tragically died after tripping over within feet of each other and "freezing to death" after spending the night in the cold. All three went to Haley's Opechee Drive home at about 8:30 p.m. Police said she might have tripped on a rug. He was an Army captain in World World II and was described by the Journal as "instrumental in liberating concentration camps in Belgium".



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