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Texas Thanksgiving pile-up

Two people have died and around 120 are injured in a 150-vehicle pile-up on a foggy Texas road during Thanksgiving.

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Texas pile up drivers 'aided emergency services'

An emergency worker walks past a pile of cars from the accident on Interstate in Southeast Texas Credit: AP Photo/The Beaumont Enterprise, Guiseppe Barranco

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Deputy Rod Carroll has praised drivers involved in the Interstate 10 crash in Texas for assisting the emergency services.

"It's just people helping people," Carroll told KFDM "The foremost thing in this holiday season is how other travellers were helping us when we were overwhelmed, sitting and holding, putting pressure on people that were injured."

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