Crash sends multiple people to the hospital

EUGENE, Ore. -- A car crashed into a minivan on Division Ave. Sunday afternoon, sending the occupants of both vehicles to the hospital, police said.

Officers on-scene told KVAL News that the crash happened at around 3:30 p.m. Sunday when one of the vehicles swerved into oncoming traffic near the intersection of Division Ave. and River Road.

While they couldn't clarify how many people were involved, police said that the occupants of both vehicles were all taken to the hospital for treatment.

Division Ave. was closed for over an hour while crews worked to clear the area. Police established a detour around the crash scene.

Witnesses at the scene said that children were involved in the crash.