One dies after ‘medical emergency’, vehicle crashes into tree

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AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – One person died after a vehicle crashed into a tree on the 3400 block of River Road on Sunday afternoon, according to the Amarillo Police Department.

Police reported that on June 13, at around 1:50 p.m., a 2000 Ford F150 crashed into a tree while traveling westbound through a field on River Road.

Rodney Ramirez, 54, “suffered a medical emergency and struck a tree” said the Amarillo Police Department. He was taken to a local hospital where he died as a result of the medical emergency.

The incident is under investigation by the Traffic Investigation Squad of the Amarillo Police Department.

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