Claiborne Parish man dies in car vs. tree crash

Claiborne Parish, LA (KSLA)- An Ark-La-Tex man is killed after his vehicle crashes into a tree.

According to Louisiana State Police, 33-year-old David Sanders of Athens, Louisiana was traveling east on LA 518 when for an unknown reason, his vehicle veered off the road, hit a tree and overturned.

Troopers say Sanders was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

So far in 2011, Louisiana State Police Troop G have investigated 5 fatal crashes.