West Bound Route 40 Closed Due To Serious Accident

Delaware State Police are on the scene of a serious motor vehicle collision that occurred today, June 27, 2022, at approximately 3:56 p.m., on westbound Pulaski Highway (Route 40) in the area of Route 72.

As a result of the crash, all lanes of westbound Route 40 will be closed for emergency response vehicles at the scene. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes of travel. The road closure is anticipated to be lengthy, with no estimated time for a re-opening.

The investigation is in the early stages with further details being released as they become available.

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