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5 from Minnesota family die when motor home crashes in northeast Kansas; 13 others injured
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) ' Authorities have identified the five members of a Minnesota family killed when a motor home crashed in Kansas, sending 13 others to hospitals.
The Kansas Highway Patrol identifies the dead as 24-year-old Melissa Kerber and 25-year-old Tom Kerber of New Prague, Minn., and 10-year-old Jessica Kerber, 14-year-old Joy Kerber and 12-year-old James Kerber of Jordan, Minn.
Among the survivors, 46-year-old Pauline Kerber of Jordan, Minn., was in critical but stable condition Monday morning. She's a widowed mother of 12. Her 17-year-old son Adam Kerber was in critical condition.
Police say Adam Kerber was driving the vehicle that crashed Sunday morning on Interstate 35 near Williamsburg in northeast Kansas, about 70 miles southwest of Kansas City, Mo.