DANVERS — State police are on the scene of a fatal crash on Route 1 north, just north of Route 62, near the Ferncroft Rotary.

State police said in a tweet around 3:30 p.m. that they have closed the left lane of Route 1 north due to the crash.

A single vehicle was involved. Police said the sole occupant was determined to be dead at the scene.

Troopers from Troop A, the state police accident reconstruction team and troopers assigned to the Essex County DA's Office are investigating.

This story will be updated. 

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