Crash Involving Tractor-Trailer, State Trooper Closes I-95 In Newark

Newark- At around 3:15 Tuesday morning crews responded to a crash involving a tractor-trailer and an occupied Delaware State Police patrol vehicle.

Upon their arrival, crews requested zone fire police to close I-95 SB and to divert all traffic onto Route 141 NB.

As a result of this crash and ongoing investigation, I-95 southbound in the area of Churchmans Marsh Road in Newark was closed until around 6:30 Tuesday morning.

Officials said that the nature of injuries to the individuals involved are non-life-threatening.

Motorists will experience delays in the area and are advised to seek alternate routes of travel.

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