WHALEYVILLE, Md. (AP) — The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office says a truck driver was killed when his rig overturned in Whaleyville.

It happened about 10:15 a.m. Monday on Sheppards Crossing Road. Deputies say 55-year-old Michael Smith of Lewes, Delaware, was driving a tractor trailer when it ran off the road onto the shoulder.

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Authorities say Smith overcorrected, causing the tractor trailer to cross the center line and overturn.

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Smith was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is under investigation.

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