Milford man killed in Farmington crash; 1 in critical condition

Farmington Road at Main Street in Farmington (Photo: Google maps)

FARMINGTON, DELAWARE (9/10/2017) A 46-year-old Milford man was killed early today and another person injured in a single-vehicle crash in Farmington, the Delaware State Police said.

The crash happened about 1:15 a.m.

Police said Harry D. Ulhorn was driving a 1987 Chevrolet El Camino pickup south on Farmington Road.

At Main Street he drove through the stop sign without braking and went off the south side of the road, striking a large tree with the center of the front bumper, police said.

Ulhorn was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said he wasn’t wearing a seat belt.

A passenger, who was wearing a seat belt, was flown to Christiana Hospital in Stanton by a state police helicopter. Police said he was in critical condition.

Police said speed may have been a factor in the crash.

The intersection was closed about 2.5 hours as police investigated.

Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating a single vehicle fatal crash that claimed the life of a Milford man early this morning.

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