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One killed after car crashes, flips and bursts into flames in Dodge Co.

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TOWN OF EMMET (WKOW) -- Deputies in Dodge County are investigating a deadly crash that happened Friday night.  

According to a post on the department's Facebook page, a Mercedes Benz was heading east on Highway MM near Highway EM in the Town of Emmet.  The car swerved off the road into a ditch and flipped.  

Someone passing by tried to help the driver out of the car, but the car caught on fire, so they were not able to.  

Only one person was in the car when it crashed.  The Medical Examiner announced him dead at the scene.  Family are being notified before authorities release his name.  

The road was closed while authorities investigated, but has since been opened.  

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