Driver dies when pickup hits tree in Hillsboro area - KPTV - FOX 12

Driver dies when pickup hits tree in Hillsboro area

Posted: Updated: Nov 25, 2015 07:25 PM

A driver died when his truck hit a tree in the Hillsboro area on Wednesday afternoon.

Emergency crews responded to Southwest 331st Avenue and Bridge Road around 3 p.m.

Investigators said the driver, described as an elderly man, failed to negotiate a curve and his pickup slammed into a tree.

It was unclear what caused him to drive through the curve, according to deputies.

There were no reports of any other injuries.

Roads were expected to be closed in the area for several hours.

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