Bridgeville man dies in crash

A Bridgeville is dead following a single vehicle crash Thursday afternoon.

Police say 37 year-old Kenneth Johnson was hauling scrap metal on Beach Highway in Ellendale when he failed to negotiate a turn.

State Police say the truck left the road the truck hit several trees and a utility pole.

Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Beach Road was closed for more than four hours for accident clean up and state police investigators.

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