WALDORF, Md. (WUSA9) -- A 59-year-old man died after his van and a tractor trailer collided early on Saturday, police say.
According to Maryland State Police, William Claude Mitchell Sr. drove his van through a red light on west bound VFW Road at Rt. 301 making a southbound turn.
The driver of a 2000 Green Kenworth tractor trailer traveling southbound then struck the van.
Police said Mitchell Sr. was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured.
The Maryland State Police are investigating the accident.