Elderly man dies when car crashes into tree

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A man crashed into a tree on S. Platte Dr. at Tennessee Ave. in Denver. March 4, 2013

DENVER — An elderly man was killed Monday in a single vehicle accident according to Denver police.

Officers responded to the crash at S. Platte River Dr. and W. Tennessee Ave. at about 1:30 p.m.

A Twitter post from Denver police says the car hit a tree.