Traffic was brought to a standstill and two people were taken to hospital after a crash in Winnipeg on Monday morning.

Several vehicles, including a Winnipeg Transit bus, collided near the corner of McPhillips Street and Mountain Avenue at around 7 a.m. CT.

Police said two people were sent to hospital in stable condition.

Southbound traffic on McPhillips was backed up but has since been cleared.

It isn't yet clear what caused the crash.

Crash at McPhillips Street and Mountain Avenue

A long line of vehicles wait to pass a crash on McPhillips Avenue on Monday morning. (Trevor Brine/CBC)