KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A child is dead and five other children are in the hospital after an SUV crashed into a go-kart they were on in Kaufman County Saturday afternoon, officials said.
The College Mound Fire Department said on Twitter it assisted Kaufman fire crews with the crash at around 12:30 p.m. near FM 2727 and County Road 167.READ MORE: World Series Notebook: Home Team Finally Wins At Home
According to the department, a go-kart with six children between the ages of seven and 12 was going westbound on CR 167 when it was hit by an SUV at an intersection.READ MORE: No. 16 Baylor At Home Could Knock Texas Out Of Big 12 Race
One child was pronounced dead at the scene, while three children were airlifted to a hospital and two others were transported by ground. The driver of the SUV was not injured.
College Mound firefighters respond to a mass casualty incident along FM 2727 pic.twitter.com/z0hrmz80qS
— College Mound FD (@CollegeMoundFD) November 21, 2020
The College Mound Fire Department said multiple agencies responded to the scene, including the Texas Department of Public Safety and Kaufman Police Department.MORE NEWS: Oil Chiefs Set To Testify At Landmark Congressional Hearing
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