Man charged in DUI crash that kills his 3-year-old daughter and the driver of the other vehicle

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A man suspected of driving while drunk crossed into oncoming traffic and crashed into a truck, killing his 3-year-old daughter and the other driver, the Hampshire district attorney’s office said Sunday.

The crash occured about 3:30 p.m. Saturday on Hendrick Street in Easthampton, authorities said.

Mauricio Velasquez, 32, of Springfield, charged with motor vehicle homicide, operating under the influence alcohol, and child endangerment, among other charges.

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