Driver killed after crashing into a tree in Boring - KPTV - FOX 12

80-year-old man killed after car crashes into tree in Boring

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BORING, OR (KPTV) -

An 80-year-old man was killed after his car hit a tree in Boring Tuesday morning.

The crash happened at 10:15 a.m. at Amisigger Road and Kelso Road.

Deputies said the car was heading north on Amisigger when the driver failed to negotiate a curve onto Kelso Road.

The car hit a tree and the driver, identified as Thomas Koch, 80, of Gresham, was pronounced dead.

Deputies said the fog may have been a factor in the crash.

There are no reports of any other injuries.

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