Car Accident Kills 5 Children in Texas

Car Accident Kills 5 Children in TexasIn a tragic car accident in Texas, 5 children, ages 2 to 13 years old, died when the SUV they were in blew a tire and crashed on a highway. The vehicle was filled with a dozen people on their way to Splash Kingdom water park in Canton, Texas, according to Trooper Jean Dark of the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Driver Federico Acuna lost control when the right rear tire exploded on Interstate 20 just outside Canton in Van Zandt County on Monday afternoon, Dark said. Acuna apparently over-corrected and the vehicle flipped, she said.
It was later discovered that the children didn’t have their seat belts on. The uninjured driver on the other hand, had his safely strapped on.
There other young boys, ages 5, 9, and 10, along with two adults were also injured. One 15 year-old girl who had her seat belt on was left unscathed.
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