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Lake Los Angeles accident injures 6 people, including 2 children

A man is cut out of the wreckage of a head-on collision in the Lake Los Angeles area on Thursday, March 27, 2014.

March 28, 2014 7:58:06 AM PDT
Six people were injured, including two children, during a head-on collision in the Lake Los Angeles area.

The accident happened shortly before 8 p.m. Thursday when a white van collided with a silver Mercedes-Benz at 165th Street and Avenue S, California Highway Patrol officials said.

Two children and a man cut from the wreckage were airlifted to the hospital. Three other people suffered minor injuries, fire officials said.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

City News Service contributed to this report.