The northbound right lane will be closed on Route 1 from Route 299 in Middletown to Smyrna exit 119 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16, to allow crews to perform residual remediation cleanup from the fuel tanker accident Oct. 11.

The Delaware Department of Transportation's (DelDOT) crews will be assisting the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) and their contractor, Miller Environmental.

Also, the northbound right shoulder will be closed on Route 1 northbound around Pine Tree Corner Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 14 and Wednesday, Nov. 15.

Motorists should be aware that crews and equipment will be operating near the travel lanes and anticipate delays.