Driver cited for New Castle rollover crash that injured two people Tuesday afternoon

Delaware State Police are investigating a rollover crash that injured two people Tuesday afternoon.

NEW CASTLE (DE) 02/02/21: Delaware State Police are investigating a rollover crash shortly after 1:30 p.m. Tuesday near New Castle that injured two people.

Police and first responders were summoned to the scene in the 100 block of South Dupont highway and found a box truck on it’s side and two motorists suffering from injuries.

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Delaware State police, who is investigating the crash, say the crash involved a 2007 Acura RDX and a 2007 Ford F-350 box truck.

Police say the Acura was traveling South on Dupont Highway in the area of the Urban Furniture Outlet when it made a U-turn and was struck by a 2007 Ford F-350 that was traveling Northbound on S. Dupont Highway.

Both drivers who were injured were treated at the scene by Wilmington Manor Fire Company Ambulances and transported to a local hospital.

The operator of the Acura was cited for failure to yield right of way, police said.

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