UPDATE: Route 1 in Dover reopened after fatal crash investigation

UPDATE: Members of the Delaware Emergency Management Agency say the scene of the crash along Route 1 has been cleared, however traffic is still moving slowly.


State Police say they are currently on the scene of a fatal crash on Route 1, near Fast Landing Road – Route 42.

Troopers say the incident, which involves multiple vehicles, happened around 1:50 PM, on Thursday. At least one person has died, according to Police.

The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is reportedly currently on scene, and has taken over the investigation.

Rout 1 is closed at Fast Landing Road – Route 42. Police are asking drivers to avoid the area, and take alternate routes.

Details on the crash are limited at this time. We’ll have more information as it becomes available. Stay tuned to 47 ABC and 47ABC.com for the latest.

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