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Car hits tree and catches fire, kills driver

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One person is dead after a car hit a tree in Waterloo overnight, and caught fire.

Waterloo Police say the car went off the road and into a yard in the 500 block of Newell Street around midnight.

The car hit a tree, and then caught fire.

According to police, the driver of the car died.

Police are not releasing any information about the driver, but do say there were no other people in the car at the time.

Police tell KWWL the home was not hit in the accident, and no one in the house was injured.

Stay with KWWL for updates.

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