Calgary crash sends 1 to hospital in life-threatening condition

Calgary police closed 52nd Street at 130th Avenue S.E. for part of Sunday morning after a crash sent one person to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

52nd Street was closed at 130th Avenue S.E. while police investigated

52nd Street was closed at 130th Avenue S.E. for several hours after a car crashed into a light pole. (Anis Heydari/CBC)

Calgary police closed 52nd Street at 130th Avenue S.E. for part of Sunday morning after a crash sent one person to hospital with life-threatening injuries. 

The crash happened just before 8 a.m. when a vehicle hit the median then collided with a light pole. 

A second person in the vehicle suffered minor injuries. 

Police closed the road while officers investigated and it was re-opened about 10:30 a.m.