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Tanker, car collide closing down part of Dort Hwy in Flint

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FLINT (WJRT) -

(01/11/14) - Michigan State Police closed down Dort Highway from Coldwater Road to Webster Street in Flint Saturday night just before 6 p.m.

Troopers say a car collided with a tanker truck at the intersection of Dort Highway and Carpenter Road.

One person died at the scene. Two others were taken to Hurley Medical Center. There is no update on how they are doing. All three victims were in the car during the accident.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

Eye witness Brittney Davis says the Cadillac may have rolled through a red light when the tanker hit the car.

The Genesee County Sheriff's Department told ABC12 that there was nothing hazardous in the tanker. However, police asked people stay away from the area.

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