Man killed in crash hits curb, two trees


HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating a crash on Sunday that claimed the life of a man in the 5500 block of East Orem.

Police said the victim, who was driving east, hit a curb and then two trees about 6:45 a.m. Paramedics pronounced the driver dead at the scene.
No one else was inside the vehicle.

The victim's identity is not being released until verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.