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2 children taken to hospital after being hit by vehicle in southwest Calgary

Both EMS and CPS said the children were hit in the area of 17 Avenue and 25 Street Southwest at around 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020. Global News

Two children were injured on Wednesday after being hit by a vehicle while crossing the street in southwest Calgary.

The children were hit in the area of 17 Avenue and 25 Street Southwest at around 8:15 a.m.

EMS said the children appeared to be elementary-school-aged and suffered various serious injuries. They were taken to hospital in non-life-threatening condition.

Both EMS and CPS said the children were hit in the area of 17 Avenue and 25 Street Southwest at around 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020. Global News / Tom Reynolds

Police told Global News the children were in a marked crosswalk when they were hit.

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The Calgary Police Service’s traffic unit is investigating.

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