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03-18-08 - Woodville

Accidents Claims the Lives of Five

by Jessica Cervantez

An accident in Woodville killed five people, including a child, and left a teenager in critical condition in a Houston hospital.

The accident happened on Highway 190, near B. A. Steinhagen Lake, about 10-miles east of Woodville, in Tyler County.

DPS troopers say an SUV traveling on FM 92, ran a stop sign and slammed into a logging truck on Highway 190. The logging truck hurled the SUV into a pick-up truck.

Five of the six in the SUV were killed, including 4 adults, all in their seventies, and a 7-year-old girl. Another 13-year-old girl is in critical condition at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston.

No one else was injured.
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