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Approximately 9:00 last night, the Washington County Safety Center received a report of a vehicle in the ditch in the 1000 block of Orange Avenue near Kalona.  The vehicle was reported to be on its top submerged in water.  Emergency personnel from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, the Kalona Fire Department and Rescue Unit, Kalona First Responders, and Washington County Ambulance responded to the scene.  The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.  The name is being withheld until the family has been notified.  The accident is under investigation by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.  KCII will bring you more information when it becomes official.