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Police: Driver killed after vehicle hits tree near Xavier University

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A man in his 60s is dead after a Tuesday crash near Xavier University's campus, according to Cincinnati police.

Anthony Crooks, 64, was driving north on Victory Parkway, police said, before leaving the road, crossing Dana Avenue and crashing into a tree. Police say there were no skid marks at the scene.

Crooks was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Police say Crooks was wearing his seat belt.

The cause of the single-vehicle crash is under investigation. Police say it's unknown if excessive speed or impairment are factors.

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