NEWARK, Del. (CBS) – Police say one man is dead after he crashed his car into a tractor-trailer, causing his car to catch fire early Thursday morning in Newark, Delaware.
This happened around 2:15 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-95 near College Avenue.READ MORE: Pennsbury School Board President Details Violent Threats Made Against Board Members
Police say the victim drove his car into the truck, causing the car to engulf in flames. The driver of the car was pronounced dead on the scene.READ MORE: 7-Year-Old Boy Killed In Strawberry Mansion Hit-And-Run, Police Say
The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries. No other injuries were reported.
The northbound lanes of I-95 were closed for about 4 hours following the accident.MORE NEWS: Accused Jefferson University Hospital Shooter Stacey Hayes Found Unfit To Stand Trial
The crash remains under investigation.