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Mom of teen driving RV in tragic Kansas crash says her son is a "hero"

In a statement, Pauline Kerber said her teenage son "did everything he possibly could to save 13 lives." There were 18 people in the recreational vehicle when it crashed April 1. Five family members died. Kerber's 17-year-old and 8-year-old sons are in fair condition at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare in St. Paul. The NTSB is among those investigating the crash.
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In a statement, Pauline Kerber said her teenage son "did everything he possibly could to save 13 lives." There were 18 people in the recreational vehicle when it crashed April 1. Five family members died. Kerber's 17-year-old and 8-year-old sons are in fair condition at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare in St. Paul. The NTSB is among those investigating the crash.

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