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2 kids hurt when truck drives through crowd

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Three people are recovering after a truck drove through a crowd of people in Gordon county.

Deputies say the driver suffered some type of medical emergency before losing consciousness and losing control of his vehicle in the parking lot of Coble Elementary Saturday afternoon. Officials say a large crowd was gathered celebrating a school anniversary.

The truck hit several vehicles and three pedestrians, two of whom were children, before stopping.  The driver did not survive.  

Two of the victims were flown to Erlanger, one was taken to a local hospital.

The crash is under investigation, but officials do not believe drugs or alcohol were involved.

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