Second child dies following McMinn County crash

2:43 PM, Feb 23, 2013   |    comments
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Another child passed away following a McMinn County crash that killed his mother and sister Wednesday. reports that according to the Higgins Funeral Home's website, Dawson Bloom, 10, passed away Friday.

Tennessee Highway Patrol said his mother Linda Bloom, 27, and his sister Cayla, 6, were killed after their car collided with a construction truck in Etowah.

According to THP, Bloom turned in front of the truck onto Highway 411.  The truck smashed her door, which spun the 2003 Saturn down an embankment. Medical helicopters flew Dawson, his father David and his brother Kadin, 8, to a Knoxville hospital.

Their funeral services are scheduled for Sunday from noon until 2:00 p.m.

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