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2 kids killed, 4 hurt in North Texas go-kart collision

Go-kart with 6 children was hit by SUV

Two children were killed and four others were hurt this past weekend after their go-kart collided with an SUV in College Mound, Texas. Image: College Mound Fire Department
Two children were killed and four others were hurt this past weekend after their go-kart collided with an SUV in College Mound, Texas. Image: College Mound Fire Department (ksat)

KAUFMAN, Texas – Two children were killed and four others were hurt this past weekend after their go-kart collided with an SUV on a North Texas county road, authorities said.

Officials with the College Mound Fire Department in Kaufman County, along with the Texas Department of Public Safety and other agencies responded to the accident at about 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.

At the scene, authorities found that a go-kart with six children between the ages of seven and 12 had been hit by the SUV on the road in Kaufman County, located southeast of Dallas.

One child died at the scene.

Three children were taken by helicopters and two were taken by ambulances to area hospitals. Another child later died at a hospital.

Saturday at 12:32 pm College Mound firefighters were dispatched to assist Kaufman Fire Department at the scene of a...

Posted by College Mound Fire Department on Saturday, November 21, 2020

The driver of the SUV was not injured.

No charges have been filed in the accident as their investigation continues, officials said.

Authorities have not released the names of the children and updated conditions on those who survived the accident were not immediately available Monday.