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Two dead, including child, in head-on crash in Clackamas County

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CLACKAMAS COUNTY, OR (KPTV) -

Two people including a child died in a head-on crash in rural Clackamas County.

Oregon State Police and Estacada Fire responded to the two car crash on Highway 224 near 45 Road and the Memaloose Bridge around 8:45 Sunday night.

When the first State Trooper arrived they found a seven-year-old unresponsive in one of the cars.

The Trooper performed CPR on the child until fire and EMS crews arrived.

The child died at the scene.

Five other people were taken to Portland hospitals, four by Life Flight, and one by ground ambulance.

One of the people died on the way to the hospital.

Highway 224 was closed for several hours while crews investigated.

The identity of the victims and cause of the crash has not yet been released.

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