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Delaware State Police are investigating the death of a worker at the old General Motors Plant at Boxwood and Centerville Road, according to authorities.

Officials said the worker was part of a work crew that is demolishing the plant to make way for new warehouses.

Rescue crews from Five Points Fire Company and New Castle County Paramedics arrived shortly after 4:00 this afternoon to find the worker deceased.


Delaware State Police are also investigating a robbery inside the ACME on Limestone Road in Pike Creek.

At around 6:00 this evening, Trooper responded to 4720 Limestone Road for reports of a robbery.

Not much is now about the incident, however, it is believed that it occurred near the Citizen’s Bank inside the store.


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