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Two young children in hospital after serious ATV crash in rural Niagara

Although the driver wasn't injured, the two children were airlifted to hospital. Don Mitchell / Global News

Niagara Regional Police are investigating a serious crash involving an all-terrain vehicle that sent two young children to hospital.

Police and paramedics were called to a home in Wainfleet, Ont., in the area of Wellandport Road and Regional Road 27, at 6:18 p.m. on Tuesday.

Investigators say a 30-year-old man was driving an ATV with a three-year-old and a four-year-old riding as passengers when he lost control and crashed.

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Although the driver wasn’t injured, the two children were airlifted to hospital.

The four-year-old is in critical but stable condition, while the three-year-old is in stable condition with serious injuries.

At this time, there is no word on any charges.

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Niagara Regional Police’s Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating the crash and ask any witnesses to contact 905-688-4111 (ext. 9928).

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