New Castle Co. fiery 1-car crash kills one person

February 21, 2013 9:13:02 AM PST
One person is dead following a fiery single-car crash in North Star, New Castle County.

It happened before 7:30 a.m. Thursday in the 1300 block of Thompson Station Road.

Police say a sedan ran off the road, hit a tree and burst into flames.

The driver did not make it out alive. That person was pronounced dead at the scene.

The body has been turned over to the Delaware State Medical Examiner's Office for identification.

The crash is under investigation.