St. Pete police: 1 dead, 3 injured after pickup truck crashes into tree

St. Pete police said one person has passed away, and three others were seriously injured after a pickup truck crashed into a tree.

According to officers, the crash occurred at Central Avenue and 54th Street. The intersection has since reopened.

Police later identified the deceased passenger as 52-year-old William Harris.

Investigators said the pickup truck was carrying a total of four people when it collided with the tree. Three of those individuals have life-threatening injuries.

Police are still investigating what led up to the deadly crash.