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Police: Man killed when pickup goes off road, hits tree


WESTFIELD, Massachusetts — Police in Westfield say a man has died after the pickup he was driving went off Route 20 and crashed into a tree.

The man's name is being withheld by police while his family is notified.

Investigators say the driver was alone in the vehicle when he apparently lost control shortly before 10 p.m. on Friday. The man was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The road was closed for about two hours after the crash.

Information from: The Springfield (Mass.) Republican,

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