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Dump Truck And Tractor Trailer Collide On Route 13, Avoid Area

Middletown – Delaware State Police are currently on scene of a crash involving a dump truck and a tractor trailer, which occurred at the intersection of U.S. 13 southbound and Hyetts Corner Rd., Middletown, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Michael Austin.

Austin said at this time traffic on U.S. 13 southbound is restricted to the right shoulder. Commuters will experience lengthy delays in this area and should seek alternate routes of travel.

No word on injuries at this time.

State Police are investigating.

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