Man killed after crashing pickup into tree

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HOUSTON - A man is dead after crashing his pickup truck into a tree.

It happened around 10:30 a.m. Monday in the 12500 block of Whittington.

Police said the victim was driving his pickup when he failed to stay in a single lane and hit a tree.

The victim was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim's name was not immediately released.

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