A 57-year-old Millsboro man died Oct. 25 in an ATV accident that occurred in a wooded area north of the intersection of Robinson Way and Thorogoods Road.
According to the Delaware State Police, workers inspecting a railroad track in the area around 3:50 p.m. discovered a deceased man pinned under a 2012 Honda Ranger. Police said the man, Frank J. Wilkerson, was riding the ATV in the area and encountered loose rocks while driving over a hill. Police said the loose rocks gave way, and Wilkerson and the ATV tumbled down the hill. Police said the ATV ultimately landed on top of Wilkerson.
Police said the investigation into this incident continues and it’s unclear as to what time to accident took place.