Big Rapids Man Dies After Crashing into Tree

A man died when he crashed a pick up truck today in Mecosta County.

Police say David Doxtader from Big Rapids was driving north on 160th Avenue and did not stop at a stop sign.

They say he was driving fast, and crossed the intersection of 160th and McKinley Road, then hit a large tree, uprooting it.

His truck then erupted into fire.

Police say Doxtader was the only person involved in the crash.