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Father faces DUI charges in fatal accident

Posted: Updated: Jan 1, 2013 11:44 AM

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News & AP) - A Mississippi father faces charges of DUI and manslaughter following the deaths of his five children and a family friend in a wreck.

It happened Saturday morning in Neshoba County. The sheriff says the family's SUV went off the road and plunged into a creek.

The five children were between 18 months and 9 years old. Police say the crash was alcohol related and the cause is still under investigation.

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