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Propane Truck Overturns Shutting Down Philadelphia Pike


Wilmington – Delaware State Police are currently on scene of an overturned tractor trailer carrying propane on Naaman’s Road in the area of Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, according to  Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Michael Austin.

Austin said as a result of the crash Philadelphia Pike is closed between the Pennsylvania state line and I-495. Naamans Road is closed at Ridge Road.

Expect heavy delays in the area and seek alternate routes of the travel.



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