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One dead in three car crash near nine mile falls

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

UPDATE: One person has died after the crash on Highway 291 near Charles Road. 

The other four people are in the hospital. No word on their condition at this time. 

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Previous Coverage:

Washington State Patrol says a white pickup truck was driving on Highway 291 near Charles Road when it crossed the center line and collided with an SUV. 

Troopers on the scene say that another vehicle was struck in the process. 

Three adults and two children were taken to the hospital.

The area has been blocked off for the time being, but troopers say it should be open by 8pm Thursday. 

There were no deaths reported.

The investigation is ongoing. 

No word at this time what caused the crash. 

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