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Deadly Vehicle Fire Investigation

Published On: Nov 11 2012 06:53:23 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 12 2012 01:10:51 AM CST
Palm Springs, Calif. -

Palm Springs police say -- shortly before 3:00 a.m. This (sunday) morning -- they received a report of a vehicle fire in the 25 hundred block of toledo avenue.

They arrived to find the vehicle fully engulfed in flames. Investigators believe the vehicle crashed into a palm tree. The driver who has not been identified -- died at the scene...

As a result of the crash -- toledo avenue -- murray canyon and via estrella have all been closed to traffic, they're expected to be re-opened by 10 a-m.

if you have any information regarding this accident..you're urged to contact the palm springs police department..