Woodside Man Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident on Burnite Mill Road in Felton, DE
Felton, DE — August 13, 2023, a Woodside man was killed following a tractor-trailer accident at around 7:36 a.m. along Burnite Mill Road.
Preliminary information about the accident indicates that the incident took place in the area of the Burnite Mill Road and Sandtown Road intersection.
According to authorities, a 44-year-old Woodside man was in a Ford F65 truck going westbound along Burnite Mill Road. At Sandtown, a tractor-trailer reportedly attempted to turn onto eastbound lanes of Burnite Mill, and in doing so, it crashed with the Woodside man's Ford truck.
As a result of the collision, the Woodside man sustained fatal injuries. There were no other confirmed injuries.
Most recent images of the intersection available online show that Sandtown has a stop sign and is a T-intersection with Burnite Mill, which does not appear to have a stop sign. Right now, there is no confirmation of who had the right-of-way or whether or not there will be charges associated with the crash.