Fire Slowing Traffic On Route 13 Near C & D Canal

New Castle – Fire crews are currently on scene and are extinguishing a motorcycle fire on Route 13 just north of the C & D Canal.  Expect delays. Smoke from the fire can be seen for miles.

Update: Crews from the Delaware City Fire Company were able to quickly extinguish the fire upon arrival.  No injuries were reported.

Image Credits: DelDOT

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