Florida woman rammed tanker truck in bid to kill self, 2 children: police

Fox News | 8/21/2019 | Staff
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Florida police say a woman deliberately rammed the van she was driving into a gasoline tanker truck after telling a friend she was going to get into a crash that would kill her and her two sons, 4 and 6.

The boys were taken to the hospital after the fiery crash Friday in Gainesville, released, and released to the custody of child welfare workers, according to reports.

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The boys' mother, Melissa Mack, 48, of Gainesville, was treated for bruises and arrested by cops for trying to kill her sons and the driver of the tanker truck, which was filled with gasoline, the Gainesville Sun reported.

She spoke to cops, but claimed memory loss about what happened, according to the paper.

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