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Route 40 Slow Due To Tractor-Trailer Accident

Christina Bill Yeatman
Christina Bill Yeatman

Bear – Traffic in the west bound lanes of Route 40 near Walther Road  is moving slow due to an accident involving a tractor-trailer.

The big rig slide off the road into a field along Route 40 and is partially blocking the roadway. Delaware State Police have responded to the scene.

No injuries have been reported. Fire crews did not respond to this accident.

Traffic will be affected while Troopers work to clear the scene.

Christina Bill Yeatman

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