Police: Florida mom tells children to take off seatbelts before purposefully crashing van


OSCALA, Fla. (WIAT) — Florida police say a woman told has been charged with four counts of attempted murder after she told her four children to take off their seatbelts before she crashed their van into a tree.

According to police, Calicia Williams said her husband put a hex on her that caused the crash. Witnesses say Williams was saying “the devil can’t hurt them,” and “only Jesus can cure them.”

The children range in ages from seven to 13 years old.

All four children and Williams were transported to local hospitals. They are currently in stable condition.


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