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Funeral arrangements set for child killed in wreck

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Jaden Coppens was 10 years old. Jaden Coppens was 10 years old.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Funeral arrangements are set for a local girl killed in a multiple vehicle wreck.

10-year-old Jaden Coppens died in a crash last Tuesday night at the intersection of Bailey Cove and Weatherly Road in south Huntsville.

Police say Gunner Scarano's truck crashed into the van carrying Jaden.

Authorities say Scarano hit four other vehicles in another crash just minutes before.

Jaden's mother and sister were also injured.

The funeral for Jaden will take place Friday at Willowbrook Baptist Church in Huntsville at 4:30 p.m. There is a viewing for friends and family will be from 2 to 4 p.m. The burial is for family only.

Scarano suffered burns and broken legs. He's recovering at UAB Hospital.

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