Deining (dpa / lby) - A driver drove into a tree in the Upper Palatinate and died. The 28-year-old left the road on Monday near Deining (district of Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz) on a straight stretch and drove head-on into the tree, the police said. The car caught fire and burned out completely. The driver died immediately from his injuries. It was not yet known why the man drove his car off the road.