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3 killed, 2 severely injured in Lancaster crash

Three killed and two severely injured in an accident that involved two cars in Lancaster

Three people were killed and two severely injured Friday evening in an accident that involved two cars in Lancaster.

The accident happened about 6 p.m. at 25th Street West and Avenue K, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

A Jeep containing five people went airborne and rolled during the accident, officials said. Three of the passengers were ejected. 

It is unclear what caused the accident.

A pickup was also hit, but the driver suffered only minor injuries, officials said. 

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10:07 p.m.: This story has been updated with the information that three people were killed in the accident. 


This story was originally published at 7:45 p.m.