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Woodland man pronounced dead after pickup hits tree

A Woodland man was pronounced dead Monday after his pickup left Interstate 5 and struck a tree.

The driver, Adam Robert Gunther, 29, was northbound in the fast lane of I-5 just north of West El Camino Avenue about 1:15 p.m. Monday when, according to witnesses, his pickup drifted across all lanes of the freeway.

The pickup then ran off the freeway and struck a tree, according to the California Highway Patrol. Gunther was pronounced dead at the scene.