1 Child Dead, 10 Injured When Car Hits Day Care

Driver who caused the accident is still at large
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Apr 9, 2014 4:34 PM CDT
Updated Apr 9, 2014 6:25 PM CDT
A Florida state trooper escorts parents to a day care center to pick up their children in Winter Park, Fla.   (AP Photo/John Raoux)
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(Newser) – A vehicle crashed into an Orlando-area day care today, killing one child and injuring about a dozen more, reports the Orlando Sentinel. At least one adult was reported to be injured as well. Several of the victims were in serious condition hours after this afternoon's accident in Winter Park. Police say a Dodge Durango crashed into another vehicle, which went out of control and smashed into the KinderCare building. The driver of the Durango fled the scene in his vehicle, though police later found it in Winter Park. Authorities have named 26-year-old Robert Corchado as a person of interest.

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