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Mother, 4 kids uninjured in 3-vehicle crash

A mother and four children strapped into child seats were not injured in a three-vehicle crash today in Champaign County.

Around 9:15 a.m. Friday, three vehicles collided in the area of Christansburg-Jackson Road and State Route 235, east of Christiansburg.

A van carrying four children was stuck after a second van reportedly pulled into the vehicle’s path. 

The at-fault van that struck the front end of a Champaign County Engineer’s dump truck, according to officials. 

No one was injured in the crash. 

The mother and children were on their way to Dayton Children’s Hospital for an appointment. 

The driver of the at-fault van will be cited for failure to yield. 

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