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Norwich woman found dead in her driveway


Questions remain after an 80-year-old woman was found dead near a motor vehicle in her driveway in Norwich on Thursday afternoon.

Officers were called to a home on Meadow Lane just before 3 p.m. where Sylvia Welling was found lying in the driveway.

Welling was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

"At this time the incident appears to be an accident; however, the investigation is ongoing," said Norwich police Lt. Chris Ladd.

There were no other occupants in the vehicle, police added.

Meadow Lane was closed at Center Road while police investigated the incident.

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