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Serious assault closes stretch of Main Street between Logan and Higgins: Winnipeg police

One person is in critical condition after a serious assault Tuesday morning near Main Street and Logan Avenue.

1 person in custody, 1 rushed to hospital in critical condition Tuesday morning, police say

Police tape stretches across Main Street between Logan and Higgins avenues after a serious assault in the area Tuesday morning. (Trevor Brine/CBC)

One person is in critical condition after a serious assault Tuesday morning near Main Street and Logan Avenue.

The incident happened shortly after 8 a.m. near Main, between Logan and Higgins avenues, police say.

Officers were seen investigating on the median that separates northbound and southbound Main.

Police remained on the scene as of about 9:30 a.m. and had closed northbound Main between Logan and Higgins.

One person is in custody, according to police.

Northbound Main Street was closed shortly after the assault at 8 a.m. (Trevor Brine/CBC)

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