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6 injured in Dade City crash including 3 children

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Posted at 1:05 PM, Aug 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-05 16:23:53-04

DADE CITY, Fla. — Six people, including three children, were injured during a crash on U.S. Highway 301 in Pasco County Thursday afternoon, Florida Highway Patrol Troopers said.

According to the accident report, a 2013 Chrysler 300 driven by Christine Louise Rock, 77, ran a red light at the intersection of U.S. 301 and Centennial Blvd. The Chrysler hit a 2021 red Chevrolet Trailblazer SUV in the side.

Troopers said the Chevy Trailblazer had five people inside, including three children under the age of 10, with the youngest being a little older than a year and a half.

Everyone involved in the accident was taken to local hospitals via EMS, their conditions haven't been released by Florida Highway Patrol.