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Jun 30, 2014 7:49 AM

4 Adults, 1 Child Killed in Wrong-Way Wreck

HOUSTON (AP) - A wrong-way traffic accident in the Houston area has left five people dead and two injured.

The Harris County Sheriff's Office says the wreck happened early Monday.

Investigators say four adults and one child were killed when their pickup truck was struck by a vehicle going the wrong way. Another person in the pickup truck was injured and transported to a hospital.

The driver of the vehicle going the wrong way was also hurt and has been transported to another hospital.

Further details weren't immediately available.

(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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