By Kim Minugh
The California Highway Patrol is reporting a possible fatality in the Placerville area, according to dispatchers.
A Toyota Tacoma pickup truck crashed into a tree on Sly Park Road near Cedarwood Lane just after 5 a.m., the report states.
The truck's driver, the only person in the vehicle, appears to have been killed in the collision, according to a dispatcher.
The coroner is responding to the scene. Check back later for updates.
Call The Bee's Kim Minugh, (916) 321-1038.