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Witnesses save victims from fiery Pasco crash

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PASCO, Wash. - Witnesses pulled crash victims from two burning cars before they exploded in flames on Interstate 182 in Pasco.

Monday's crash left two Richland girls, an 11-year-old and 12-year-old, in critical condition with head injuries.

The Washington State Patrol told The Tri-City Herald cousins Alexandria Hatley and Taylor Teft were flown to Children's Hospital in Seattle.

Three other people, a 6-year-old boy and both drivers, were taken to hospitals in the Tri-Cities.

The patrol says one car had a mechanical problem and was attempting to pull onto the shoulder when it was rear-ended by the second car. The wreckage caught fire and both vehicles burned.

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