CHICAGO (CBS) — Five people – three of them children – were injured Saturday afternoon in the Gage Park neighborhood.
The crash happened at the busy junction of 55th Street/Garfield Boulevard and Western Avenue around 3 p.m., according to Fire Media Affairs Chief Joe Roccasalva.READ MORE: Navy Veteran Had Stroke In Costa Rica, And Now He's Stranded As Family Tries To Pay Five-Figure Medical Bills
Three children, whose ages were not immediately known, were injured and reported in fair to serious condition. One of them was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital and the other two were taken to Holy Cross Hospital.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Arctic Blast Coming Late Tuesday Night
Two adults, in serious to critical condition, were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, Roccasalva said.
An EMS Plan I response, which brings at least five ambulances to the scene, was called for the crash.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.