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Car destroyed in early morning blaze

A CAR has been completely destroyed in the Gold Coast Hinterland in a fiery start to Boxing Day.

Two fire crews were called to the scene at Old Coach Coach at Tamborine just after 6.15am after reports a car had crashed into a light pole and caught alight.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokesman said the fire was quickly brought under control.



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