Brandon Holveck - Delaware Online
A significant crash involving a pedestrian caused traffic delays Tuesday morning near New Castle, according to the Delaware Department of Transportation.
During the morning commute all west lanes of Del. 273 were closed at Del. 58, with traffic getting by only on the right shoulder.
Delays were experienced on nearby roads including U.S. 13, according to DelDOT.
The crash occurred at 6:46 a.m., according to Delaware State Police. A red SUV with a severely damaged hood was seen on the road around 7:30 a.m. The crash was cleared and the road reopened around 9:30 a.m.