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Two children and teen die after car attempts U-turn on I-80

Three people are dead, including two children, in a crash on I-80 west of the Quad Cities.

UPDATE 9:25 a.m- Our Des Moines station WHO is reporting a 12 year-old was also killed in the crash on I-80 Sunday, May 5.

ORIGINAL STORY: JOHNSON COUNTY--- Three people are dead, including two children, in a crash on I-80 west of the Quad Cities.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, a car attempted a U-turn on the interstate and was broadsided by a semi around 1 p.m. Sunday, May 5 near the Oxford Interchange, about ten miles west of Iowa City.

An 11 and 13 year-old died in the crash. Three other people were taken to the hospital. The investigation is ongoing.