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4 hurt when tire blows on car causing crash

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BROOKLYN (WKOW) -- Four people are hurt in a crash on Highway 14 in Rock County.

According to the Rock County Sheriff's Office, a driver lost control of her car when a rear tire blew out while she was driving south on Highway 14 near W. Holt Road. The vehicle turned sideways in the road and was hit by a northbound vehicle with three people inside, including two children.

Authorities say neither speed nor alcohol contributed to this crash. All four people were taken to the hospital and are in stable condition, with non-life threatening injuries.

Highway 14 in Brooklyn was shut down for about three hours while an accident re-construction team processed the scene.

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