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Families identify children killed in Chattanooga school bus crash

Families identify victim killed in Chattanooga bus crash. (WTVC)

Family members have identified the children killed in a school bus crash in Chattanooga.

As WTVC reports, families identified the students killed as Cordayja Jones, D'Myunn Brown, Zyaira Mateen, Zoie Nash and Zyanna Harris.

On Monday, a school bus crashed into a utility pole and tree, killing several students and sending dozens to the hospital. The driver has since been arrested and charged with vehicular homicide.

Mateen, only 6, was a daughter, big sister and friend. Her mother said she was "always helping everyone around her." She even wanted to be a doctor someday.

While Brown, also 6, was his mother's only child. She gave a tearful phone interview to CNN.

A vigil was held Tuesday night for the victims. When mourners left the church, they released balloons into the sky.

This story will be updated with the latest developments.

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