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A 3-year-old girl was killed after a single-vehicle highway crash in Victoria County on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.

About 3:04 p.m., the crash was reported near the intersection of SH 185 and Farm-to-Market Road 1686, said Sgt. Ruben San Miguel, spokesman with the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Mark Rosenberg reports on rural community life for the Victoria Advocate as a Report for America corps member. He can be reached at mrosenberg@vicad.com or 361-574-1264 or on Twitter at @markrosenberg32. To support local journalism at the Advocate through Report for America, go to VictoriaAdvocate.com/report.

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Mark Rosenberg writes about rural community life for the Advocate as a Report for America corps member. He covers Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Lavaca, and Refugio counties. Questions or tips? Contact: mrosenberg@vicad.com or call 361-574-1264.

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Roy McLaurin

Seat belts may of helped in this situation, but it not the root cause of this accident.

As far as the Advocate, they rarely if ever follow up on story of interest

Lish Hugsgrizzlybears

Wow, Roy. They proved you wrong. Right on the front page of today's paper copy is a follow-up.

Lish Hugsgrizzlybears

Methinks she will forever be sorry she didn't have the kid's strapped in car seats. Welcome to the consequences of your actions, or rather, non-actions. Our lives always carry this struggle. I hope the Victoria Advocate is reporting this right- would hate to leave a comment like this and it not be the case.

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