Yesterday, United Pentecostal Church in Marksville La lost nine children to road accident on their way to Disney world.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers revealed that at least five kids and two adults were killed in bloody crash on Interstate 75 west of Gainesville.
The children killed in the crash ranged in age from approximately 8 years old to teenagers, according to FHP Lt. Patrick Riordan.
The sad incident occurred after two tractor-trailers and two passenger vehicles collided, spilled diesel fuel across the roadways and sparked a large fire to break.
The ugly incident was told to Church members via an email.
According to Reports, there were nine children and three adults in the van from Avoyelles House of Mercy, the United Pentecostal Church in Marksville, Louisiana. Atleast five persons were killed.
Below are the names of the five killed in the van;
Joel Cloud, 14, Marksville, La.
Jeremiah Warren, 14, Marksville, La.
Cierra Bordelan, 9, Marksville, La.
Cara Descant, 13, Marksville, La.; and
Brieana Descant, 10, Marksville, La.
Seven of the nine people in the van who survived with various injuries includes;
Amy Joffrion, 45, Mansura, La.;
Ali Laborde, 30, Marksville, La.;
Karen Descant, 50, Marksville, La.;
Noah Joffrion, 14, Mansura, La.;
Chelsea Laborde, 11, Marksville, La.;
Trinity Woodward, 9, Hessmer, La.; and
Chance Bernard, 9, Hessmer, La.
More details as investigation is still ongoing…