3 children in hospital after 2-vehicle crash in Winnipeg’s south end

Three children were taken to hospital after a two-vehicle collision Thursday afternoon in Winnipeg’s south end near the Perimeter Highway, police reported.

Emergency personnel responded to the serious situation on Dalhousie Drive in the Fort Richmond area at about 1:40 p.m. close to the Margaret Grant Pool.

In a media release, police said three children were transported to hospital, with two in stable condition and one in critical condition.

Dalhousie Drive between Pembina Highway and Rochester Avenue/Baylor Avenue is closed, according to the media release. Police indicated the area is expected to remain closed throughout the evening while the traffic division investigates.

Police evidence markers cover the street after a collision in Winnipeg’s Fort Richmond area Wednesday. (Warren Kay/CBC)