State police are on the scene of a crash involving an overturned tractor trailer at the intersection Route 7 northbound and Route 4 eastbound in Stanton.

The crash occurred at approximately 12:05 p.m., today (Feb. 23) and involves only the tractor trailer, which was fully loaded with hay. The operator and sole occupant of the vehicle was not injured.

Route 7 northbound at Route 4 eastbound will be closed for an extended period of time and motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes of travel.

Further details will be released as they become available.

For traffic conditions and road closure information click on the following link.

http://www.deldot.gov/Traffic/travel_advisory/index.shtml#advisories