Six people sent to hospital after vans collide head-on

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Six people were rushed to the hospital after two vans collided head on.

The crash happened at the intersection of South Smithville Road and Reading Road just before 4 p.m. Sunday.

Officials said a van was traveling northbound on South Smithville Road when another van swerved into oncoming traffic colliding with the van.

Police stated four juveniles and two adults were hurt in the accident.

The driver of the van was trapped and officials had to extricate him.

There was an off-duty EMT who responded to the scene to help those injured before crews arrived.

Traffic was rerouted as officials worked to clear the scene.

Officials are still investigating the cause of the crash.

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