Police block Osborne

A crash on Osborne Street has closed the street in both directions between Mulvey and Jessie avenues. (Marilyn Maki/CBC)

A 23-year-old man whose minivan crashed on Osborne Street, just south of Winnipeg's Confusion Corner, is improving in hospital.

He was initially listed in critical condition but is now reported as stable.

The crash happened just after 2 a.m. near Osborne and Mulvey Avenue. A stretch of Osborne between Mulvey and Jessie Avenue was closed for much of the morning as police investigated.

It reopened shortly after 10 a.m.

The man was the only person in the van and no other vehicles were involved.

Speed and alcohol have not been ruled out as contributing factors, police said.

The investigation is ongoing and police are urging anyone who might have witnessed the van driving prior to the crash is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6271.