Man killed in SR 512 collision

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PIERCE COUNTY, Wash. —

A 54-year-old man died Saturday afternoon in a Parkland collision, said the Washington State Patrol.

 

The crash happened on State Route 512 east of Seventh Avenue Southeast at 12:08 p.m.

 

According to the State Patrol, the driver was traveling westbound when he left the roadway and struck a tree.

 

The vehicle landed on its top when it came to rest.

 

The man died at the scene.

 

Troopers said the cause of the crash is still under investigation.