CLEVELAND (WJW) – Cleveland Police said four children taken to the hospital after a late night crash were not wearing seatbelts or properly restrained.
The crash happened at about 11 p.m. Thursday night, near the corner E. 79th Street and St. Clair Avenue.
According to police, an SUV, driven by a 34 year-old, struck the left side of a car that was carrying a 36 year-old female and four children.
Police said, the SUV went off the road and struck a steel light pole. The car then spun around and both a 5 year-old and 10 year-old were thrown from the vehicle.
According to EMS officials, all four children were taken to the hospital. Two 5 year-olds were taken in critical condition, a 6 year-old in stable condition, and a 10 year-old in serious condition.
The two adults were also injured. Both are reportedly in stable condition.