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Key will not go in the ignition

I used my car as always put it in park, shut it off, went in the house. The next morning my key will only go quarter to 1/2 of the way into the ignition. The car is in park....It had no signs of someone breaking in..I cant figure it out.

2001 Ford Escort Wagon.

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