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Steven Curtis Chapman's Daughter Dies in Accident

NASHVILLE, TN (KAIT) - The daughter of Christian music star Steven Curtis Chapman died Wednesday in a car accident.

5-year-old Maria Chapman was hit by a vehicle driven by her brother at their home in Tennessee. The teenage brother did not see his sister and accidently hit her with the family's SUV.

Reports state that it was a tragic accident. The brother will not be faced with any charges.

Maria is one of Chapman's three adopted Chinese daughters. He and his wife are advocates of international adoption.

The Chapmans also have three biological children.

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