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Man killed when car hits tree in Summit Hill

SUMMIT HILL, Pa. - A 69-year-old man was killed in a crash in Carbon County Friday.

Williet Roode, of Coaldale, was pronounced dead at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest Friday evening, according to the Lehigh County coroner's office.

Officials said the crash happened around 4:15 p.m. in the 400 block of East White Bear Drive in Summit Hill.

The coroner's office said Roode crashed his car into a tree.

The Lehigh County coroner's office and Summit Hill police are investigating.

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