Five people were injured, including three children, in a two-car smashup at Roosevelt Boulevard and Whitaker Avenue Saturday afternoon, police said.
The accident occurred about 3:50 p.m. on the southbound inner lanes. One 5-year-old was in critical condition. Two other children, a 5-year-old and a 10-year-old, were in stable condition. The condition of two injured adults was not known.
All the injured were taken to local hospitals. More details about the accident were unavailable Saturday evening.