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Driver dies in fiery solo-vehicle crash near Camp Pendleton

SAN DIEGO, CA – A motorist lost his life after his vehicle crashed and caught fire on Interstate 5 near Camp Pendleton on Monday night.

An SUV was headed north on Interstate 5 when the driver lost control near Basilone Road at about 8:40 p.m. The driver was going about 70 mph when the vehicle veered from the road into a ditch and ignited.

The driver, who has not yet been identified, died at the scene. He was the only occupant in the vehicle and his vehicle was the only car involved.

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