One person is dead following a nasty accident in Hamilton Township Wednesday morning.

According to The Press of Atlantic City, the accident happened on the Black Horse Pike near Malaga Road around 7:30 this morning. A police investigation revealed a truck owned by Palmisano Delivery Service Inc. of Egg Harbor Township was traveling westbound on Route 322 when it crossed the eastbound lanes, went up an embankment, struck several trees, and overturned.

The driver, who was the only person in the truck, was identified as 73-year-old Al Nelson of Pleasantville. Nelson was deceased upon the first responders’ arrival at the accident scene.

 

No other details are currently available and police continue to investigate the crash.