5 Hurt; 2 in Critical Condition in Early Evening Crash

At 7:12 pm, Minneapolis Police Officers responded to the intersection of E. Franklin and Portland Avenue South on a report of a rollover motor vehicle crash in which several people were injured.

Upon arrival, officers located three people, two adults and a six month old child, in a vehicle that was resting on it’s roof south of the intersection. One adult and the infant were in critical condition. They also located 2 persons in a minivan with non-life threatening injuries. All five persons were transported to the Hennepin County Medical Center by ambulances.

The Minneapolis Police Department’s Traffic Unit came out to the scene to investigate the crash. The intersection remained closed for an extended period of time.