Driver killed after car wraps around tree

FAIRMOUNT PARK - August 21, 2011

It happened around 3:00 a.m. Sunday morning, on Chamounix Drive near Belmont Mansion Drive.

The driver of the vehicle lost control, striking a tree. Upon impact, the car wrapped around the tree and trapped the driver inside.

Fire crews worked for nearly 30 minutes to free the victim.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

No word on the exact cause of the crash.

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