Police report that the driver, 46-year-old Lewis Martin of the 2200 block of St. James Drive, hit a pole along the 5600 block of Old Capital Trail around 6 a.m.
Then, the truck careened down an embankment and into some woods.
The driver suffered several injuries and medics rushed him to Christiana Hospital.
His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
That section of Old Capital Trail was closed to traffic while officials work to get the truck out of the woods.