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Three people are confirmed to have died in a pile-up on a highway in Pennsylvania that involved more than 50 vehicles.
According to TV station Penn Live, 70 people were transported to several hospital after accident on Interstate 78.
Winds of at least 30 mph were blowing at the time of the crash, NBC News reports, citing The Weather Channel, and visibility was less than 2 miles.
There have been "multiple fatalities" following a 50 car pile-up on a highway in Pennsylvania, according to a report on NBC, quoting an official from the state's emergency management agency.
The official did not say how many people had been killed.
Forty people have been taken to hospital following the crash, which occurred outside Harrisburg and closed both lanes of the I-78 highway.
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A woman in the US is facing charges after allegedly trying to sew her daughter's mouth shut, NBC News reports.
Rana Cooper, 46, is also accused of forcing the child to eat cat litter and of not allowing her to eat or go to the toilet until she had earned enough points for cleaning the house.
Cooper and her husband Richard, both from Avella in Pennsylvania, adopted the child in 2008.
She faces charges of assault, reckless endangerment and endangering the welfare of a child.