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Car hits power pole, driver flees

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -- A few thousand people in Waterloo had to go without power for a few hours early Saturday morning.

That's because a car hit a power pole located on the 300 block of Cedar Bend Street around 2:30.

When police arrived at the scene, they found a car had hit the pole and a nearby tree had caught fire.

Police say the driver of the car fled the scene.

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