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4 hurt in two-car wreck

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A two-car collision sends four to the hospital in McCracken County.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, It happened Saturday morning. There was congestion due to a stalled car on the interstate 24 bridge over the Ohio River.

Officers say 35-year-old Mike Torrence of Patoka, Illinois had to stop abruptly to avoid rear-ending cars on the bridge.

 Twenty-six-year-old Sheena Wichlacz of Rock Island, Illinois didn't stop in time and rear-ended Torrence.

Torrence, Wichlacz and her passengers: a 53 year old woman, 3 year old and 10 year old child were taken to a Paducah hospital with minor injuries.

All were wearing seatbelts.

The east bound lanes of the bridge were closed for an hour as deputies investigated the crash.

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