Man killed after car slams into tree

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by Tiffany Shepherd

MILWAUKEE-- A man is dead after he lost control of vehicle and slammed into a tree.

It happened around 4:15 a.m. Sunday on 60th Street near Florist Ave.

The 35-year-old man was driving his 1998 Jeep northbound on 60th Street when he hit the tree.

Police said that speed was likely a contributing factor in the crash.

They are awaiting the ME's report to determine whether alcohol was also a factor.

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