COLUMBIA, Md. (WUSA9) -- A man died after he rear-ended a tractor trailer on Tuesday, Howard County Police say.
At about 1:35 p.m., a 2003 Kenworth tractor was stopped, or slowing down, on Route 1 northbound just prior to Corridor Road in Savage when a 2008 Isuzu box truck rear-ended it, police said.
The driver of the box truck, 34-year-old Robert Allen Styers, was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the tractor, 36-year-old Daniel Charles Kitchen, was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injures, police said.
According to police, "The box truck was registered to Dickinson Fleet Services, of Indianapolis. The tractor trailer was registered to Fastrack Express Inc., of West Grove, PA."
Police are investigating the accident.