Vicksburg Man Dead After Crashing Into Tree

Posted at 5:45 AM, May 25, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-25 05:50:59-04

VICKSBURG, Mich. – A man was killed after crashing into a tree late Friday night.

According to the Kalamazoo Sheriff’s Office, the 39-year-old man drove off the east side of the roadway at the 13000 block of South 34th Street and struck a tree, causing his car to set on fire at about 11:49 p.m.

When officers and fire personnel arrived on the scene, they discovered a Ford 150 and the man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Officers say he was not wearing a seatbelt.

His name is not being released at this time and deputies are still investigating the scene.