A fatal tractor trailer crash closed part of Verdon Road Monday afternoon; the driver and sole occupant of the truck died at the scene.
The truck was hauling a full load of milk and traveling east in the 135000 block of Verdon Road June 23 when it entered a curve. It then crossed the center line, ran off the left side of the road, struck and embankment and overturned on its left side, trapping the driver inside.
The identity of the deceased victim has not been released, pending next of kin notification.
Verdon Road remains closed between Hewlett Road and New Market Mill Road, as crews investigate the crash and remove the vehicle and other debris from the roadway. Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area.