Crash near downtown Regina sends 2 to hospital

Crash near downtown Regina sends 2 to hospital
Horrific crash near downtown Regina sends at least 2 to hospital
Three people were taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash at the intersection of Winnipeg Street and Victoria Avenue on Nov. 6. (JACKIE PEREZ/CTV REGINA)

Three people were taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash at Winnipeg Street and Victoria Avenue on Tuesday morning.

Anyone who may have seen the crash is asked to call police at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

While the cause has not been determined, many roads in Regina are slippery after an overnight snowfall in the city.

Saskatchewan Government Insurance is asking drivers to give themselves extra time, and to slowly test their braking and steering before heading out at a normal pace.  

The Highway Hotline is also reporting that seasonal driving conditions exist on most of the highways in the province.

Three people were taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash at Winnipeg Street and Victoria Avenue on Tuesday morning.

Police have closed off a major intersection in downtown Regina after a serious crash at Winnipeg Street and Victoria Avenue.

At least two people were rushed to hospital with what police described as life-threatening injuries.

Crews removed the twisted wreckage of the crash several hours later. Debris was scattered around the area, with pieces of the engine left lying on the sidewalk.

Because of the severity of the accident, investigators are expected to be on scene for several more hours.

North and south traffic on Winnipeg was blocked. Westbound traffic on Victoria was still blocked as of 6:30 a.m.

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