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97-year-old twin sisters freeze to death after eating dinner together

By Mason White 2:01 PM March 21, 2017
Martha Williams and Jean Haley
Martha Williams and Jean Haley
By: Tanya Clark

(Scroll down for video) Two elderly sisters, who were very close to each other, lost their lives at the same time after enjoying a meal together, according to police in Rhode Island.

Martha Williams and Jean Haley, both 97 years old, froze to death at their home in Barrington.

According to the police investigation, Williams and Haley ate dinner together on Friday night. Williams then walked to her car and slipped on ice.

Her sister Haley, went back into the home to call for help, but she slipped on a rug in their garage. Both women lost consciousness and remained in the cold all night.

They were found frozen to death the following morning. Both sisters were inseparable their entire lives and they died together.