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Driver is killed when car flies off road into creek

WACO, TX (KXXV) -

A man is killed when his car went flying off the road into a creek near Waco.

It happened Sunday morning on Highway 6 near the Tehuacana Creek, about a half mile south of Waco. 33-year-old Dan Curtis Lannen was driving northbound when somehow he veered off the right side of the road.

Lannen's 2008 Nissan then went airborne and flew into a nearby canal. The car landed right side up, but went completely underwater.

Lannen was pronounced dead at the scene. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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