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OSP: One child killed after fatal two-vehicle crash on Hwy. 140

Oregon State Police are investigating a fatal crash in White City. Police say a 7-year-old girl died at the scene.

Posted: Jan. 29, 2018 11:09 PM
Updated: Jan. 29, 2018 11:53 PM

WHITE CITY, Ore.--Oregon State Police say a 7-year-old girl has died as a result of a fatal crash on Highway 140 and Lakeview Drive.

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The crash is still under investigation and they're looking for any witnesses who may have seen the crash, to come forward.

Police tell NewsWatch 12 a car with children in the backseat was traveling eastbound on Highway 140 when it stopped to make a left turn.

Authorities say a pickup truck rear-ended the car, killing one child.

Sgt. Stephanie Bigman says, "There has been a fatality, the vehicle that got rear-ended had three children inside, one of the children inside is now deceased."

Police say both parties involved in the crash are local.

Oregon State Police along with ODOT performed a crash reconstruction.

investigators were on scene over three hours.

No names have been released.

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