Baby killed, 3 other children critically hurt

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Police in Memphis say an infant has been killed and three other children were badly hurt in a two-car crash.

WMC-TV reported the crash near Memphis International Airport on Tuesday morning also injured three adults.

Police said the children's injuries were said to be critical. Six ambulances were sent to the crash site.

Police said the crash was caused when one of the vehicles drifted into the lanes of oncoming traffic, striking the second vehicle.

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