By CBS3 Staff

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — A Delaware highway is closed in both directions after an oil tanker rolled over and spilled fuel across the highway Thursday morning. Officials say the crash happened around 6 a.m. Thursday on Kirkwood Highway at Farrand Drive in Wilmington.

Kirkwood Highway is closed in both directions as a result of the crash.

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Officials say a man was treated on the scene for chest injuries and injuries to his left side. He was transported to an area hospital and placed in stable condition.

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Motorists are advised to avoid the area and use an alternate route to travel.

No further information is available at this time.

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