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Vehicle with 6 inside overturns in water-filled ditch near Ware

(Source: Don Frazier/KFVS) (Source: Don Frazier/KFVS)
WARE, IL (KFVS) -

A vehicle with six people inside overturned into a water-filled ditch on Route 3 near Ware Monday afternoon.

The vehicle was traveling northbound about 2.5 miles north of Ware when it crossed the center line, overturned and landed in a ditch, according to the Union County Sheriff's Office.

It landed about 10 feet down in a ditch filled with water.

All six people inside were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.

Route 3 was closed for a time while emergency crews responded to the scene. The road is back open. 

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