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(Camden, OH)--A mother, father, and child were killed Tuesday afternoon because of the inattentive driving of a Centerville trucker.  That’s the initial conclusion of investigators in Preble County. Deputies and witnesses said 61-year-old Brian Murphy of Centerville blew through a red light and slammed into multiple cars at the intersection of U.S. 127 and State Route 725 in Camden.  34-year-olds Schon and Melissa Hudson of Camden and their three-year-old child Emerie all died instantly.  Two other people were hurt.  Murphy was also seriously injured.  Criminal charges are possible and the investigation continues.  127 was closed for more than seven hours.