Pickup careens into Millcreek, Del. woods

The Action Cam at the scene of Friday morning's crash along Old Capital Trail in Millcreek, Delaware.

February 18, 2011 8:44:03 AM PST
The morning commute took a dangerous turn for a man in Millcreek, Delaware early Friday morning.

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.