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Driver killed, 3 injured in 3-vehicle crash in Hockley

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HOCKLEY, Texas – One person was killed and three were injured late Wednesday in a crash in Hockley, authorities said.

Deputies said a woman was driving a minivan west on FM 2920 when she passed two cars and drove into oncoming traffic. 

The woman crashed into a Cadillac and the Cadillac hit an SUV. The driver of the Cadillac died, officials said. 

The minivan driver and two children with her, ages 1 and 12, were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

Deputies believe that the minivan driver was under the influence of prescription medication. She will undergo a blood test to determine what was in her system.