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5-year-old dies three days after van-ambulance crash

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(WBIR) A young Roane County girl died Saturday from her injuries following a crash involving an ambulance and a minivan full of kids on New Years Eve.

According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 5-year-old Lillian Creek, died three days after the crash on Highway 95 in Loudon County.

According to THP, her mother, Jessica Creek, was driving a van when she crossed the highway's center line in a curve, hitting the Rural/Metro ambulance. All five of her children, ages two through seven, were in the vehicle.

Crews took the entire family to UT Medical Center and later transferred Lillian and her 7-year-old brother to Children's Hospital.

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