Happening Now: Overturned Truck Shuts Down I-495, Could Be Hours

Wilmington – An overturned tree trimming truck is blocking I-495 SB in the near the area where I-495 merges with I-95. Traffic is being diverted.  Reports from the scene indicate that the truck have spilled fuel. HAZMAT crews have responded and are on scene working to clean up the spill.

Motorist should avoid the area and seek alternate routes.

Image Credits: DelDOT

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