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2 children killed, 3 hurt in Pierce County crash


PRESCOTT (WKOW) -- Two children have died and three other people have been injured in a collision between a truck and a vehicle in Pierce County.

Sheriff's officials say a 12-year-old girl in the vehicle died at the scene of the crash Thursday afternoon. Another passenger, a 5-year-old girl, was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The driver of the vehicle, a 32-year-old Centuria woman, and two other passengers, ages five and three, were taken to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota for treatment of injuries.

Authorities say three people in the truck were not injured. The crash happened about 3:40 p.m. on Highway 35 in Prescott.

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