New Castle- The Delaware State Police are currently on scene of a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 8:47 p.m., May 18, 2019, on S. Dupont Highway in the area of Firewood Lane, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Melissa Jaffe.
Jaffe said S. Dupont Highway, northbound lanes, between Firewood Lane and Federal School Lane is closed at this time.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes of travel.
The investigation is in the very early stages with further details being released as they become available.
For updated traffic conditions and road closure information log on to: http://www.deldot.gov/Traffic/travel_advisory/index.shtml#advisories.