Delaware State Police

*TRAFFIC ADVISORY* Troopers Investigating Serious Crash on I-495 Southbound at Rt. 141

New Castle – Troopers are currently on scene of a serious crash which has all lanes of I-495 southbound closed in the area of Route 141.

Injuries have also been reported, the extent of which are unknown at this time.  Traffic is reported as getting by on the right shoulder of the roadway.

Expect heavy delays in the area and seek alternate routes of travel. For the status of roadway openings and closures please click on the following link:

http://www.deldot.gov/Traffic/travel_advisory/index.shtml#advisories

Further details pertaining to the crash will be released as they become available.

Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Melissa Jaffe

Released: 112617 1822

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