GOSHEN, Calif. (CBS/AP) — A car struck five people participating in an Our Lady of Guadalupe procession in California’s San Joaquin Valley.

Three victims are hospitalized with serious injuries.

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The walkers were taking part in Wednesday’s pre-dawn procession to St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Goshen, a Tulare County community near Visalia.

The California Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Shawn Hill of Visalia was behind the Pontiac Grand Am that hit the pedestrians, who were in a group of about 20 people walking in the street.

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A toddler in a stroller was one of the victims.

The accident was in a dark, unincorporated residential area that lacks sidewalks. The dirt shoulders were muddy from recent wet weather.

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