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Driver killed after slamming into electrical pole on Southwest Side

SAN ANTONIO – A driver was killed after slamming into an electrical pole on the Southwest Side early Saturday morning, police said.

The medical examiner's office identified as 66-year-old David Flores.

The crash happened around 2:30 a.m. near Somerset and Palo Alto.

Police said the driver was speeding, lost control and missed a sharp curve.

Witnesses reported seeing the driver swerving before the crash.