NEWARK, Del. (WPVI) -- New Castle County police are investigating a fatal accident near the Maryland state line.
Police were dispatched at 12:26 p.m. Friday to a report of an accident with a person trapped on Frenchtown Road in Newark.
The driver of an SUV was traveling east on Frenchtown Road when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree.
The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
There is no word what caused the crash.
The identity of the driver has not been released.
Driver killed when SUV hits tree in Newark, Del.