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50 Vehicle Pile-up in Lakeland Florida

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LAKELAND, Fla. -- Smoke and fog along Interstate 4 in Polk County combined to create treacherous driving conditions and a fatal 50-car pileup on Wednesday that closed the highway.   

There are reports of three deaths and at least four people trapped in cars; five cars were ablaze, and at least 20 big rigs involved, Polk County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Heather McClanahan said.   

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