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3-year-old dead, 2 injured in Upshur County crash

The crash happened at about 3 p.m. Friday on State Highway 100 near Gilmer.
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TYLER, Texas — A three-year-old child died Friday after a two-vehicle crash in Upshur County near Gilmer.

The crash happened at about 3 p.m. Friday on State Highway 100 near Gilmer.

According to DPS, Amelia Wright Scott, 62, was driving a 2016 Honda CRV and failed to yield for a northwest 2005 Ford Focus drive by 24-year-old Mindi Marie Higar.

Higar was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Scott was also taken to the hospital and is in critical condition.

A three-year-old child in Scott's vehicle was taken to Children's Hospital in Dallas where the girl later died.

The crash remains under investigation.