One dead after crash near Newark

One person is dead after a single vehicle crash north of Newark Thursday morning.

Police say it happened on the 1300 block of Thompson Station Road at just before 7:30 a.m.

When first responders got to the scene, the vehicle was engulfed in flames with the driver still inside.

Police say the lone occupant was a man who was pronounced dead at the scene.

His identity hasn't been released and investigators are looking into what caused the crash.

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