Waco Police are investigating the death of a man whose 2011 Ford Explorer crashed into a tree at about 11:15 Saturday morning in the 9300 block of Chapel Road, according to a press release from Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton.
The driver, identified as Robert G. O'Beirne, was transported to Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, Swanton said.
“Initial accounts from witnesses indicate Mr. O'Beirne may have had some type of physical problem before the accident,” Swanton said.
O'Beirne was 63 years old.
The family has been notified, and an investigation by the accident reconstruction, victim services and crime scene units of the Waco Police Department continues, he said.
No further information was available.