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1 dead after car hits tree near Onalaska

Source: Polkcountytoday.com Source: Polkcountytoday.com

One man is dead after his car hit a tree Monday, two miles east of Onalaska in Polk County.

According to the Department of Public Safety, the man was driving a 2013 Toyota Prius east on U.S. Highway 190 when his car left the road and struck a tree. The accident happened just after 1 p.m.

DPS said the car caught on fire and the man was unable to get out of the vehicle. The driver was pronounced dead on the scene. The name is being withheld at this time.

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