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Jun 3, 2014 4:17 AM

11 Year Old Girl Crushed By Tree

WISCONSIN - A young girl was killed over the weekend while camping with her family when a tree fell on their tent.

Authorities say the accident happened at Devil's Lake State Park in Baraboo,

The child has been identified as 11-year-old Allison Spahr of Cary, Illinois.

Spahr was camping with her father and brother when storms rolled through their campground in the middle of the night.

Authorities say several people came to the child's aid, but were unable to free her.

The girl's 13-year-old brother and 51-year-old father were also injured.


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