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7 Injured in Pierce County Crash

7 people, including 6 children, were injured in a crash in Pierce county yesterday afternoon.

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department says a vehicle driven by 83-year-old Francis Traynor of Spring Valley collided with another vehicle driven by 35-year-old Jennifer Nehring of Elmwood at Highway 128 and 850th Avenue in Spring Lake Township. That happened a little after 1pm. Both drivers were unhurt, but 7 passengers in Nehring's vehicle were transported to a hospital. 31-year-old Candice Puckett of Spring Valley had undetermined injuries. 6 children aged 2 to 9 were transported with minor injuries.