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Victims of crash from Oklahoma

Published On: Feb 15 2013 11:33:57 AM CST
WAUSAU, Wis. -

Three people killed in a central Wisconsin car crash are identified as members of a family from Oklahoma.

A fourth family member survived Thursday's crash and is hospitalized in Wausau.

The Wisconsin State Patrol said Roy and Jenny Kato, both 34, and their 13-year-old son, Joshua, were killed when their vehicle slid into the path of another vehicle in Marathon County. The Katos' 5-year-old daughter, Brook, suffered non-life threatening injuries. She was taken to Aspirus Wausau Hospital.

The State Patrol says the family was from Tecumseh, Okla.

The driver of the other vehicle, a 32-year-old Schofield man, was also injured and taken to Aspirus.

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