UPDATED at 8:15 a.m.
A man was killed early today after his four-door sedan went off state Route 165 in Buckley and crashed into a power pole, the Washington State Patrol reported.
The crash occurred just after 2 a.m. at SR 165 and 128th Street East.
The driver had been going north on SR 165 when he failed to negotiate a curve, went off the road and hit the pole. The car burst into flames, troopers reported.
East Pierce Fire & Rescue firefighters doused the flames on the car and the 80-foot power pole, the agency reported.
The driver, who …