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Six die in accident

COLFAX, IA (KTTC-DT) --  At least six people are killed in a multi-vehicle crash on I-80 in Iowa.

It happened Saturday in Colfax.

Authorities say the driver of a minivan evidently fell asleep at the wheel.. hit a semi.. and crossed the median.

A car traveling in the opposite direction then hit the van.

All four people in the minivan died, along with a man and a boy in the car.

One person is in serious condition, and two others have minor injuries.

I-80 had to be shut down for hours, but is back open.

The crash remains under investigation.

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